WCCCSA

Washington State Community College Consortium For Study Abroad

Faculty

Posted by csvoboda On January - 6 - 2010

WCCCSA seeks enthusiastic and creative faculty who can demonstrate a history of effectiveness in their instructional discipline and the ability to successfully forward student participation and academic progress.  Interested instructors need strong interpersonal communication skills and a keen awareness of the realities of providing instruction to US community college students overseas.  A strong foundation in intercultural awareness/communication, student development, and cross-cultural adjustment is required to teach on a WCCCSA program.

Details:

Typically we cover with full enrollment for faculty-Lodging, local transportation, insurance, and a roundtrip airfare stipend.  Part-time and full-time faculty are welcome to apply. All faculty applicants must be approved by their home institution. Please note programs run based on  minimum enrollment numbers and are not guaranteed to run until after application deadline.

Faculty applicants are evaluated on the following criteria:

1. Relevance of the proposed course to its respective environment
2. Applicability of proposed courses to general education distribution requirements
3. Record of college-level teaching excellence with proposed or similar courses
4. Previous international education experience and student service experience
5. Record of collegial cooperation and interdisciplinary instruction

Important: To apply to teach on a  program, instructors applying must teach at a member school. A list of member schools  and campus contacts can be found here: Member Schools.

APPLICATION DEADLINES:

March 22, 2014 for Spring Quarter, 2015 Florence, Italy
Interviews are expected to be held in April 2014

May 17, 2014 for Fall Quarter, 2015 Barcelona, Spain
Interviews are expected to be held in June 2014

APPLICATION: 

faculty application 2015 programs

Completed applications must be received in the office on this date.  Only completed applications will be considered.  Once submitted, applications cannot be changed or amended for reconsideration.

Questions? Please contact your campus coordinator.

Send your application packet to:

Arlette Fellores, WCCCSA Chair, International Programs Coordinator, North Seattle Community College 

arlette.fellores@seattlecolleges.edu