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Lecturer, CC (Math & Sciences)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
Math & Sciences Department
Kapi‘olani Community College
Date Posted:
December 01, 2017
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins December 22, 2017
Salary Information:
Minimum $1,525 per credit hour; subject to lecturer placement.
General Funds

Other Conditions:
  • Part-time, for placement into lecturer pool beginning Spring 2018. Subject to availability of funds and actual staffing requirements.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. 1. Teach courses in the assigned subject area;
  2. 2. Prepare course syllabus and reports related to teaching and student progress;
  3. 3. Assess student learning in terms of course competencies and program learning outcomes;
  4. 4. Submit self-assessment reports based on student and peer evaluations;
  5. 5. Work under the general supervision of the discipline coordinator/division chairperson in integrating teaching efforts with other instructors in the discipline area;
  6. 6. Maintain one office hour per week for each class taught (20 minutes per credit per week).
  7. 7. Classes may be offered online, evenings and/or weekends.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. 1. ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY: Master’s in Biological Science.
  2. 2. ASTRONOMY: Master’s degree in Astronomy.
  3. 3. BIOLOGY: Master’s degree in Biology.
  4. 4. BOTANY: Masters’ degree in Botany.
  5. 5. CHEMISTRY: Master’s degree in Chemistry.
  6. 6. ENGINEERING: Master’s in Civil Engineering or Electrical Engineering.
  7. 7. GEOLOGY: Master’s degree in Geology.
  9. (a) Master's in Mathematics: or
  10. (b) Master's in STEM-related field (Engineering, Natural Sciences, ICS) with 18 credits of advanced coursework in math, of which 9 credits at graduate level: or
  11. (c) Master's in mathematics Education with 18 Credits of advanced coursework in math, of which 9 credits at graduate level
  12. 9. MICROBIOLOGY: Master’s in Microbiology.
  13. 10. OCEANOGRAPHY: Master’s degree in Oceanography.
  14. 11. PHYSICS: Master’s in Physics.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. 1. Teaching experience at the community college level.
  2. 2. Demonstrated ability to work with community college students.
  3. 3. Work experience related to course to be taught.
  4. 4. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively.
  5. 5. Familiarity with competency- and outcomes-based instruction.
  6. Additional Desirable Qualification for Anatomy & Physiology
  7. 1. Successful teaching of courses containing a significant content of anatomy and physiology at the post-secondary level, as substantiated by student and peer assessments.

To Apply:
Submit 1) Signed faculty or executive/Managerial CC Personnel Form 27A application form(, indicating the position numbers that the applicant would like to be considered for; 2) graduate and undergraduate transcripts(s) showing degrees and coursework to date. Copies of official transcripts are acceptable; however, official copies are required at the time of hire (in order to be official, transcripts must have the official seal and be mailed directly from the degree-granting institution. Transcripts may not be stamped as issued to student or as a student copy. Ask the Registrar to send the transcript to the attention of Charles Matsuda, Department Chair, Math & Science); and 3) a one- to two-page statement outlining the ways in which you meet the minimum and desirable qualifications. Application materials are to be sent to Charles Matsuda, Department Chair, Math & Science, Kapi’olani Community College, 4303 Diamond Head Road, Kalia 101C, Honolulu, HI 96816. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. All materials must be postmarked no later than the closing date for an application to be considered complete or date-stamped by the dean's office no later than 4:30 p.m. on the closing date. Materials submitted become property of the College and will not be returned. On-line transcripts, diplomas and copies, academic record/grade summaries and electronic submissions will NOT be accepted. Kapi'olani Community College does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, color, national origin, or disability in its programs and activities. For more information or inquiries regarding these policies, contact Section 504 Coordinator, (808) 734-9575; Title IX Coordinator, (808) 734-9522.
  1. Department of Math & Sciences
  2. Charles Matsuda, Department Chair
  3. Kapi‘olani Community College
  4. 4303 Diamond Head Road, Kalia 101C
  5. Honolulu, HI 96816
  1. Charles Matsuda, Department Chair; 808-734-9356;

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