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 Spring 2019 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    ACC 175 1A 10 Accounting Principles II MW 9:25-10:40AM
    BIO 114 01 10 Principles of Biology I Lab T 2:10-4:55PM
    BIO 212 02 10 Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab R 2:10p-4:55PM
    CIT 196 01 10 Database Management W 1:50-4:35PM
    CIT 233 01 10 Windows Enterprise Services W 12:15-3PM
    EDU 230 01 10 Children with Special Needs TR 8-9:15AM
  • Blair Spring 2019 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    HSC 110 55 55 Medical Terminology and Body Systems MW 1:30-3:10PM
    HSC 123 55 55 Operational Health Informatics W 9:30AM-12PM
    HIS 100 55 55 US History I: Discovery – Reconstruct MW 12:15-1:30PM
    PHI 110 5E 55 Introduction to Philosophy T 6-8:45PM
    PHI 200 5E 55 Introduction to Ethics MW 10:50AM-12:05PM
    PSY 130 55 55 Human Development Across the Lifespan TR 2:10-3:25PM
  • Ebensburg Spring 2019 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    COM 101 50 50 Public Speaking TR 8-9:15AM
    COM 110 50 50 Interpersonal Communications MW 12:15-1:30PM
    ECE 198 50 50 Early Child Education Practicum I T 3:35-4:35PM
    EDU 230 50 50 Children with Special Needs TR 2:10-3:25PM
  • Huntingdon Spring 2019 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    BIO 106 60 60 Principles of Biology II W 5-7:45PM
    COM 101 60 60 Public Speaking TR 2:10-3:25PM
    CRJ 235 60 60 Criminal Investigation and Policing MW 3:15-4:30PM
    PHI 110 5B 60 Introduction to Philosophy T 6-8:45PM
    PHI 200 5B 60 Introduction to Ethics MW 10:50AM-12:05PM
  • Somerset Spring 2019 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    ACC175 1C 65 Accounting Principles II MW 9:25-10:40AM
    BIO 102 65 65 Life Science MW 10:50AM-12:05PM
    LIF 111 65 65 Health and Wellness M 10:50AM-12:05PM
    MUS 100 65 65 Introduction to Music MW 9:25-10:40AM
  • Online Spring 2019 Adjunct Openings


  • GJCTC Spring 2019 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time
    ELT 105 01 10 AC/DC High Voltage MT 2-4:45PM

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.