Adjunct Instructor, Physics (Online)

Adjunct Instructor, Physics (Online)


Nash Community College
522 North Old Carriage Road
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Phone: 252-443-4011

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Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, July 31, 2017
Closes: Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Target Start Date

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Chair, Nash Online

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Master’s in physics or closely related field plus 18 graduate hours in physics. A willingness to implement strategies for engaging online learners.

Preferred Qualifications

Online course development and teaching experience or strong technology skills preferred. Experience with Moodle a plus.

Position Description

Responsible for developing PHY 251: General Physics I for online delivery. This course uses calculus-based mathematical models to introduce the fundamental concepts that describe the physical world. Topics include units and measurement, vector operations, linear kinematics and dynamics, energy, power, momentum, rotational mechanics, periodic motion, fluid mechanics, and heat. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the principles involved and display analytical problem-solving ability for the topics covered.

Also responsible for providing effective online instruction consistent with established objectives and a variety of teaching methods. Will facilitate online learning and monitor and evaluate student performance. Will keep accurate records in the Learning Management System gradebook and maintain accurate attendance.

Job Post Contact

All applicants must complete a Nash Community College Employment Application and submit it along with, where applicable, college transcripts to:

Director of Human Resources
P.O. Box 7488
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Fax number: 252-451-8201
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