Monterey Peninsula College is currently accepting applications for part-time teaching
assignments in Astronomy for Spring 2019.
Course Title: ASTR10 - INTRO TO ASTRONOMY
Scheduled Days: Tuesday/Thursday
Schedule Times: 3:30 -4:45 pm
Course Description: This course presents the phenomena and principles of astronomy,
stressing the evolution of our current conceptions of the universe and their influence upon
culture and technology. Also offered online.
Course Title: ASTR10L - INTRO TO ASTRONOMY LAB
Scheduled Days: Wednesday
Schedule Times: 11:50-12:00 pm; 1:00-2:50 pm; 3:00-4:50 pm
Course Description: This course provides fundamental laboratory study and hands-on
examination of the topics covered in ASTR 10. Local evening field trips are required.
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES:
Under the general supervision of the Division or Department Chair, the adjunct instructor
will provide instruction in accordance with course descriptions, outlines, class schedules,
and Governing Board policy; evaluate progress of students concerning educational
matters, and perform other instructional related duties as assigned. Instructor may be
assigned to the Monterey campus and/or Marina Education Center.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Meet each scheduled class and teach or conduct learning exercises for the entire
Contact the appropriate division chair or administrator in advance to make
arrangements for unavoidable absences.
Provide each student at the beginning of the course with written information about
the course, to include a full description of the grading system and how the student
will be evaluated.
Accurately keep required class records on attendance, withdrawal and grading.
Submit when due, all necessary reports such as attendance and grade reports, roll
books, and class information sheets, and certify as to their accuracy.
Comply with all institutional policies and procedures.
Give careful attention to all bulletins, memorandums and emails from administrative
Check faculty mailbox and MPC email frequently.
Location/Region: Monterey, CA