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  • Job Number: 521026
  • Classification:Temporary Faculty – Credit
  • Grade:Adjuct Faculty Credit 1
  • Work type: Adjunct Faculty, Hybrid, On Campus, Remote within Alaska
  • Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
  • School/Business unit:UAA Kenai Peninsula College
  • Location: Soldotna
  • Categories: Education/Instructional

Position Summary:Kenai Peninsula College is looking for excellent adjunct faculty to teach face-to-face or online courses in support of programs at one or more of the Soldotna or Seward locations representing KPC.


100 The incumbent will be responsible for teaching one or more undergraduate courses in a manner consistent with the specific course content description. Adjunct faculty are expected to hold office hours appropriate for the course(s) being taught. Essential

Kenai Peninsula College has locations throughout the peninsula. This position will teach face-to-face or online courses (for credit) in support of programs at one or more of the Soldotna or Seward locations representing Kenai Peninsula College. To apply for a Homer adjunct position please go to the KPC Employment Page and apply to the Homer adjunct pool.

The KPC adjunct pool is for the 2022-2023 academic year and will be closed in June 2023 when a new pool will be opened for the next academic year.

Adjunct positions are on a semester-by-semester basis. Successful acceptance into the adjunct pool does not guarantee an offer of a contract. Individual instructors will be chosen from the pool on a semester by semester basis based on a department’s needs.

KPC is comprised of: Kenai River Campus (KRC) in Soldotna, Kachemak Bay Campus (KBC) in Homer and Resurrection Bay Extension Site (RBES) in Seward.

Required Education Or Training

For academic areas, such as the arts, sciences, humanities and social sciences, adjunct instructors should have a master’s degree in the discipline or related subject area.

Career/technical education adjunct instructors credentials vary based on the discipline and may require a bachelors, masters, or certification in the subject area. In some cases extensive experience in the subject area may be considered.


Candidates will be evaluated on suitability of their academic preparation, past teaching experience, and potential for providing high quality instruction to undergraduate students.

Typical Experience

Expertise and experience relevant to the effective teaching of the subject matter to college students.

Please submit your online application and electronically attach the following documents:

  • Cover letter:
  • Comprehensive vita/resume
  • Contact information for three (3) professional references
  • Unofficial transcript(s)/Certifications. Successful applicants will be required to provide official transcripts.

If you have questions please call 907-262-0318 or email mlea@alaska.edu (kpc.faculty.support@alaska.edu)

To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction. Applicants who now or may in the future require visa sponsorship to work in the United States are not eligible.


This is an at-will, union represented adjunct position, and may be cancelled based upon the needs of the university.

Union Representation

This position is represented by United Academic – Adjuncts, AAUP-AFT/AFL-CIO

Reasonable Accommodation Statement

The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

Affirmative Action Statement

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual:www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination


Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Background Check

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

Public Disclosure Statement

Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

University of Alaska is a Drug-Free Workplace.

University of Alaska campuses are Tobacco-Free.

Training Policy

It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the UA.

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.

Advertised: 30 Jun 2022 Alaskan Daylight Time

Applications close: 30 Jun 2023 Alaskan Daylight Time