Adjunct Faculty

To support continued growth and a reputation for providing quality, affordable educational programs and services to residents of Cambria County and the Southern Alleghenies, Pennsylvania Highlands Community College is seeking qualified adjunct (part-time) faculty to teach in associate degree program areas.

Applications from energetic, student centered faculty are being accepted in a wide range of disciplines including Business, Computer Information Systems, Criminal Justice, Human Services, Education, Liberal Arts/Humanities, the Natural and Social Sciences, Career and Technology areas, and others.

The College especially invites applications from candidates with expertise in current and emerging issues within the discipline, experience in the development and delivery of on-line or blended courses, and candidates who are available to teach daytime, weekend, or off-site classes.

Qualifications: A Master’s degree in the discipline or a closely related area is required for most positions. Additional requirements include a successful demonstration lesson or evidence of successful teaching and the ability to relate well to students and others in the College environment. Preference will be given to candidates with applied, discipline-based experience and the ability to advance student understanding and use of current and emerging technologies in a competitive global environment.

A complete job description can be found by clicking here.


Openings for Adjunct Instructors are listed below:

  • Richland Fall 2018 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    ASL 101 01 10 American Sign Language I MW 2-3:20PM
    BIO 102 01 10 Life Science MW 9:25-10:40AM
    BIO 114 01 10 Biology 1 Lab T 2-4:45PM
    BIO 114 04 10 Biology 1 Lab F 9-11:45AM
    MAT 116 01 10 Math Concepts & Applications TR 10:50AM-12:05PM
    MAT 204 01 10 Discrete Math M 8-10:45AM
    PHI 110 01 10 Intro to Philosophy TR 8-9:15am
  • Blair Fall 2018 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    ACC 200 55 55 Intermediate Accounting I MW 10:50AM-12:05PM
    CIT 201 55 55 Database Management for Healthcare M 9:25AM-12:10PM
    REL 100 55 55 World Religions MW 5:15-6:50pm
  • Ebensburg Fall 2018 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    BIO 104 50 50 Principles of Biology I TR 3:25-4:40PM
    EDU 120 50 50 Technology for Teaching/Inclusion MW 9:25-10:40AM
    ENG 225 50 50 Literature for Children and Adolescents MW 1:50-3:05PM
    MAT 126 50 50 Elements of Math I MW 10:50AM-12:05PM
  • Huntingdon Fall 2018 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    BIO 104 60 60 Principles of Biology I TR 3:25-4:40PM
  • Somerset Fall 2018 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    ACP 100 65 65 Academic and Career Planning R 8-8:50AM
    CIT 100 66 65 Microcomputer Applications TR 10:50AM-12:05PM
  • Online Summer 2018 Adjunct Openings

    Class Dates
    PHI 200 80 80 Intro to Ethics 7/9-8/17
  • Conemaugh School of Nursing Fall 2018 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    SOC 100 30 30 Intro to Sociology M 12-2:45PM

The mission of Pennsylvania Highlands Community College is to provide “students with affordable opportunities to gain the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in their work, in their day-to-day lives, and in their pursuit of life-long learning in a supportive, student-oriented environment.” The College seeks to accomplish this mission through the delivery of career-oriented and transfer degree programs, business and industry training, and community education.

To APPLY: Click here for the Employment Application. 

Application materials required for full consideration:

  • Employment Application
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Unofficial Transcripts (if submitting more than one, please combine them into one document before uploading)

Applications will be reviewed as received by the Dean of Adjunct Faculty and are accepted on an ongoing basis. All applications will be held in the strictest confidence and are kept for 1 year from the date of application.

At this time, Pennsylvania Highlands Community College cannot sponsor applicants for work visas for any position.

Please note that reference to a resume on the employment application may not be substituted for a fully completed employment application. Please do not fax or mail any documentation. Official College transcripts are required upon hire.

Employment is contingent upon submission and satisfactory review of any background check clearances as may be required by Pennsylvania Act 153. Please refer to our Pre-Employment Background Check Information page for more detailed information.

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Pennsylvania Highlands Community College promotes a drug-free workplace. Pennsylvania Highlands Community College does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.