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.


  • Summer 2019 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time Location
    Critical College Reading (7/8-8/16) TR 8:30AM-12PM Somerset
    Probability and Statistics (7/8-8/16) MW 12:30-4PM Ebensburg
    Probability and Statistics (5/20-7/1) TR 8AM-11:30AM Richland
  • Fall 2019 Adjunct Openings

    Class Day Time Location
    Intermediate Accounting TR 9:25-10:40AM Richland/Somerset
    Introduction to Astronomy TR 2:10-3:25PM Blair
    Principles of Biology I TR 3:35-4:50PM Ebensburg
    Principles of Biology I Lab T 2-4:45PM Richland
    Principles of Biology I Lab W 12:15-3PM Richland
    Human Anatomy and Phys I Lab R 2-4:45PM Richland
    Human Anatomy and Phys I Lab S 12-2:45PM Richland
    Local Area Network TR 2:10-3:25PM Blair
    Programming with Visual Basic T 8-10:45AM Richland
    Windows Enterprise Desktop Operations MW 1:50-3:05PM Richland
    Windows Enterprise Desktop Operations MW 1:50-3:05PM Blair
    Networking Basics/CISCO I MW 6-8:15PM Blair
    Database Management for Healthcare TR 3:15-4:30PM Richland
    Database Management for Healthcare MW 1:50-3:05PM Blair
    Introduction to Computer Science M 1-3:45PM Richland
    Programming I W 9-11:45AM Richland
    Survey of Programming Languages W 1-3:45PM Richland
    Juvenile Justice TR 9:25-10:40AM Blair/Huntingdon
    Effective Writing in the Workplace MW 12:15-1:30PM Richland
    English Composition I F 8:30-11:15AM Richland
    Medical Terminology T 9:25-10:40AM Blair
    Medical Term and Body Systems TR 1:30-3:10PM Richland
    Medical Term and Body Systems MW 3:50-5:10PM Blair
    Essential Responsibilities for Health Care R 12:30-1:20PM Richland
    Application of Infection Control W 5:20-7:50PM Blair
    Basic Disease and Pharmacology W 10:50AM-12:05PM Blair
    Pharmacology for Pharmacy F 12:30-3:15PM Blair
    Pharmacy Tech Practice F 9:25AM-12:05PM Blair
    Diet Therapy for Nursing Students F 12-2:45PM Conemaugh School of Nursing
    Intermediate Algebra TR 10:50AM-12:05PM Huntingdon
    Probability and Statistics TR 1:25-2:40PM Huntingdon
    Introduction to Sociology M 12-3PM Conemaugh School of Nursing
    Introduction to Sociology TR 1:25-2:40PM Huntingdon
    General Psychology TR 2:50-4:05PM Huntingdon

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 Adjunct Faculty Coordinator 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.