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Instructor, CC (Anatomy and Physiology)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
Math & Science Department
Kapi‘olani Community College
Date Posted:
September 02, 2017
Closing Date:
September 19, 2017
Salary Information:
C2, minimum $4,507/mo. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Monthly Type:
9 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
General Funds

Other Conditions:
  • Contingent on course offerings and student demand, to begin approx. Spring 2018, pending position clearance, availability of funds, and actual staffing requirements. Position may be converted from 9 to 11 months or 11 to 9 months based on operational needs.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Under general supervision, design, deliver, and assess instruction in Human Anatomy and Physiology with reference to course competencies and institutional and program level student-learning outcomes. Develop and/or update course content and materials and teaching and assessment strategies and methods to:
  2. 1) improve student attainment of learning outcomes;
  3. 2) address the learning needs of the college's diverse students;
  4. 3) integrate thinking and writing skills into course content, as appropriate; and
  5. 4) use technology to support instruction.
  6. Plan, organize, and independently carry out independent instructional and non-instructional assignments. Perform other teaching-related duties that include, but are not limited to, preparing course syllabi and maintaining office hours for academic advising and for conferring with students about course work (one office hour per week per three-credit class). Regular workload may include evening and weekend classes, continuing-education classes, distance-education classes, and teaching at off-campus sites. Non-teaching duties include:
  7. 1) working collegially to provide service to the department and college,
  8. 2) engaging in public service related to one's professional status and/or expertise,
  9. 3) engaging in professional development, and
  10. 4) engaging in professional or scholarly activities related to one's discipline or teaching.
  11. 5) Development of state-of-the-art lecture curriculum, and learning technologies for on campus and/or online courses
  12. Perform related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. Master's in Biological Science. Minimum qualifications must be met by the effective date of appointment.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. 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.
  2. 2. Evidence of ability to work in a collegial manner with peers, department chairs, and administrators
  3. 3. Evidence of experience integrating writing, technology, and thinking skills in teaching at the post-secondary level.
  4. 4. Ability to write clear prose as substantiated by an attached one to two page statement and/or publication
  5. 5. Successful use of technology to support instruction inside and outside of the traditional classroom and laboratory
  6. 6. Commitment to the mission and values of the community college with its open-door and multicultural populations
  7. 7. Ability to initiate, execute, and complete projects, including setting specific objectives/competencies and measuring results
  8. 8. Capacity to contribute to one or more departmental or campus wide initiatives (e.g. STEM Student research experience, STEM pathways, service-learning, Hawai’i-Asia-Pacific emphasis, and others)
  9. 9. Commitment to integrating the scientific method into instruction of labs
  10. 10. Experience with distance learning course presentation, development, and student assessment.

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 for application; however, on-line transcripts, academic record/grade summaries, diplomas or copies of diplomas will NOT be accepted. Original official transcripts 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 to name and address where application is submitted. Transcripts may not be stamped as issued to student or as a student copy); 3) a one- to two-page statement outlining the ways in which you meet the minimum and desirable qualifications; 4) Three original signed letters of recommendation attesting to your job performance and character. Application materials are to be sent to Nawa‘a Napoleon, Dean of Arts and Sciences; Kapi’olani CC; 4303 Diamond Head Road, Ilima 206; Honolulu, HI 96816. 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. Documents submitted electronically will not be considered. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Materials submitted become property of the College and will not be returned. Deaf and hard-of-hearing persons may call 1-711 or 643-8833. 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. Nawa‘a Napoleon, Dean of Arts and Sciences
  2. Kapi‘olani Community College
  3. 4303 Diamond Head Road, Ilima 206
  4. Honolulu, HI 96816
  1. Nawa‘a Napoleon, Dean of Arts and Sciences; 808-734-9472;

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