Science and Engineering Adjunct Instructors (part-time)
Union, Missouri - Part Time

East Central College has openings for adjunct (part-time) instructors in a variety of disciplines in the Science & Engineering department at our Main Campus in Union, our facilities in Rolla and online. 

The Science & Engineering department includes courses in Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy & Physiology (A&P), Physics, Physical Science, Engineering. The current openings include:

  • Agriculture 
  • Anatomy & Physiology (A&P) 
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Nutrition
  • Physics 
  • Survey of Physical Science 

Minimum Qualifications for Academic Fields: a Master's degree in related field and/or 18 graduate credit hours in discipline; community college teaching experience preferred.

Rate per credit hour (pch): Adjuncts are hired on a per semester basis and are eligible to teach a maximum of 18 credit hours per calendar year and only 9 credit hours per semester.

Adjuncts are paid per credit hour (pch) based on level of degree obtained.

  • Bachelor - $670  
  • Master - $690  
  • Academic/Terminal or Professional - $700 
  • Academic Doctoral - $710  

East Central College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

East Central College is located about 60 minutes from St. Louis. Currently, more than 2,500 students are enrolled in a transfer or technical education program.  For more information about East Central College visit,

East Central College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status. Inquiries related to employment practices may be directed to Human Resources Director at 636-584-6710.  East Central College is an equal opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services.  Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.