Adjunct - Frequently Asked Questions
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Is there a mentoring program for
All departments have some form of mentoring for adjunct faculty. You can obtain information from your department chair.
How many office hours do I need each
Adjunct faculty do not have required office hours. Extended adjuncts in regular fall and spring semesters are required 5 office hours per week. Other questions regarding this subject can be directed to your department chair.
What do I do if I am going to miss
All classes must be met as scheduled for the entire class period. If illness, accident, or unforeseen events prevent an instructor from beginning class on time or continuing for the full period, he/she should contact the Department Chair as soon as possible to provide for a suitable substitute. Adjunct faculty will have $30 deducted from their total compensation for each hour of class time for which he/she is absent during the semester.
Where can I give a make-up exam?
Adjunct Faculty should visit the Assesment and Testing center web page for the Faculty and Student responsibilty. Access the Assessment & Testing Center Policy and Form from the web site by clicking here..
Where can I get supplies such as chalk, markers,
overhead transparency sheets, etc.?
Supplies should be requested through your department. Department contact information can be found under the link SCF - Divisions/Departments.
How can I contact someone in the library?
Call 752-5305, 5306 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Ask-a-librarian (person, phone, email info on virtual page) library url request a tour
Is there a catalog of audio-visual
Library catalog searches can be limited to just videos, and can be searched by keyword, subject or title.
Is there a library orientation?
You can make an appointment with a campus librarian for a tour, demonstration, and information about library services. Call 752-5305 or email email@example.com
Where can I obtain information about textbooks and
Much of the information you will need can be obtained by talking with the department assistant. Contact information can be found at SCF - Divisions/Departments. Textbook publishers now have many additional online resources. You can obtain information by checking the URL located on the textbook.
How can I register for IT training?
Faculty professional development is an important part of the SCF culture. To view the FPDT website which includes online registration, calendar of events and other resources go to http://www.scf.edu/FacultyStaff/FacultyProfessionalDevelopmentProgram/default.asp
Where can I obtain copies of syllabi of other
faculty who also teach my course(s)?
Many of the departments have sample syllabi online. You can search for these on the department website under SCF - Divisions/Departments. If you need further information, talk with your mentor or department chair.