SUMMARY DESCRIPTION This adjunct faculty position teaches BUA 375 Business Logistics in the Business Administration 3+1 Program at RCBC. Adjunct faculty work under the direction of the Department Chairs, Department Program Coordinators, and the administration of the Division of Liberal Arts to facilitate class instruction, evaluate student performance, develop and manage syllabus and course materials, and comply with any Department, Division, or College requirements.
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course focuses on the logistics of physical distribution and supply chains. Topics include traffic routing, inventory analysis and control, warehousing, location of production and storage facilities, and transportation. The concepts in this course are drawn from the textbook and are intended to present to the students’ conceptual frameworks and managerial techniques that are appropriate to the management of logistics.
Course Learning Outcomes Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: *Relate the field of logistics to its role in business organizations, including the role of marketing. *Summarize the major areas of decision making in the logistics function. *Apply logistics management skills to practical situations simulated through business case studies. *Analyze business situations to determine the most efficient course of action.
OVERALL PURPOSE AND RESPONSIBILITY The most important overall responsibility of all RCBC employees is to provide service in a pleasant, helpful, and effective manner to our students, members of the college community and the public. Adjunct faculty work with our Department Chairs, Coordinators, and Administrative team to ensure successful course delivery for our students.
INSTITUTIONAL EFFECTIVENESS: Assists college with student outcomes assessment efforts and/or Program assessments if need, by participating in the planning, data collection, and/or reporting as relates to course outcomes, program outcomes, general education outcomes, and developmental program outcomes.
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Adjunct Faculty are instructional personnel whose services are contracted on a semester/term by semester/term basis. The adjunct faculty workload is limited to two course sections per semester/term, unless additional course sections are required to meet the needs of the students and/or College. Adjunct Faculty are paid by the credit hour. Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: *Develop and Manage syllabus and course materials – selecting and compiling tests, assignments, online discussion exercise that permit measurement of performance relative to standardized learning objectives. *Facilitate class instruction – administer evaluations of student performance based on course deliverables and course rubrics. All course grades will be posted on Blackboard Grade Center. Be prepared for class and meet with students on time and as scheduled or if teaching online to be responsive and “present” throughout the semester. *Comply with department, division, and college requirements – this includes using any required textbooks and online resources for a specific course, using Blackboard Grade Center, and completing required attendance reporting. *Respond promptly to grade determination – adjunct faculty should submit grades for any assignments, assessments, participation activities, etc. in a timely manner and within the required deadlines. *Input final grades in web advisor and turn in final grades and attendance records to the Division by the end of semester deadline.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education Requirements: Master’s degree or above in Business or a Master’s degree or above in a related area with at least 18 applicable, graduate credits to the course content.
Experience Requirements: Minimum of three years of practical work experience in the area of Supply Chain Management preferred along with a minimum of one year teaching experience preferable at the college level. Required Documents: A resume or CV and cover letter are required to complete the application process *Official transcripts required upon hire *Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
Drafted 04/26/21 ***This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates for this position. As teaching needs arise, these applications will be reviewed for possible interviews*** The number of adjunct instructors hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Your application can remain on file for up to 12 months.
Internal Number: J101
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