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Adjunct - TESOL (Special Appointment Faculty)

Hawaii Pacific University
Wake Island, Hawaii
Closing date
Jun 24, 2024

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Job Summary:

Provide classroom instruction in General Education courses focusing on linguistics and/or upper division courses in the TESOL program (potentially including graduate level courses). Develop a syllabus and assignments that meet course objectives; conference with students, maintain records on and evaluate student performance. This is a part time position with per course compensation.


$1,150 per credit hour - Doctorate

$1,050 Per credit hour- Master's


Minimum Qualifications:
  • M.A. in Applied Linguistics or related field.
  • Experience teaching modern languages to speakers of other languages.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics.
  • Experience teaching Applied Linguistics at the college level.
  • Strong teaching evaluations.

Other Qualifications:
  • Report to work obligations to support the department and may require work during HPU's winter break, if necessary.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Visa sponsorship and relocation allowance is not available for this position
  • Must meet training and background check qualifications and comply with the Protection of Minors policy.
  • Able to teach classes scheduled during days, evenings, and weekends.
  • Able to teach classes at multiple locations on Oahu.
  • Successful candidate will be able to work in an environment that utilize excellent time and stress management skills.

Key Responsibilities/Essential Job Functions:

  1. Develop syllabi in line with model syllabi, assigned textbooks, and department, college, and university policies (8%)
  2. Prepare individual classes; maintain records of student progress and assign grades (72%)
  3. Hold office hours and respond to student questions (1 hour/course) (12%)
  4. Participate in training sessions (3%)
  5. Perform other related duties as assigned (5%)
  • Actively participates as an effective member of team by completing assigned duties, accepting additional assignments or reassignments.

This description is not designed to list all activities, duties or responsibilities which may be required for this job. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned at any time.

Hawai'i Pacific University is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable environment in which faculty and staff can excel irrespective of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or any other protected class covered by state and federal law. Hawai'i Pacific University encourages applications from veterans and individuals with disabilities. A pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.

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