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Adjunct Instructors

FSA Director of Residence Life


Adjunct Instructors

Jefferson Community College, Watertown, NY, part of the State University of New York (SUNY) System seeks qualified applicants in all disciplines for part-time adjunct instructor positions to teach during the late fall and spring terms. The college is especially interested in adjuncts who can teach:

  • Algebra                                              

  • American History

  • Anthropology

  • Biology

  • Computer Applications

  • Computer Programming

  • Early Childhood Education (Day-Time)

  • Economics

  • Nursing-Clinical (Master’s Required)

  • Physical Education

  • Psychology

  • Sociology

  • Statistics

  • Western Civilization

  • World Civilization

To Apply:  Send letter of interest detailing availability (day, evening, weekend), teaching experience, resume, contact information for three professional references, unofficial transcripts and a completed JCC employment application via email to or mail to:

Human Resources, Dept. #20
Jefferson Community College
1220 Coffeen Street
Watertown, NY 13601-1897

Review of applications will begin immediately. 

Jefferson Community College is an equal opportunity employer that aims to become a model institution for diversity and invites multicultural professionals from all backgrounds to contribute to its aspiration for building an inclusive community where everyone is given equal opportunity to reach their potential.


FSA Director of Residence Life

Campus Description:  Jefferson Community College, part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system, is located in the city of Watertown, New York, on the scenic Black River, approximately 60 miles north of Syracuse. The Housing & Residence Life program features suite style living accommodations that provides for a dynamic learning environment. Our 90-acre campus is within 10 minutes of the Fort Drum U.S. Army installation and within 30 minutes of numerous regional activities and attractions, the 1000 Islands Region and along Lake Ontario. Jefferson is home to over 4000 full and part time students and a dedicated team of student affairs professionals. The College is accredited by the Middle States Association and offers 30+ associate degrees and certificates for career preparation or transfer; local access to bachelor's and advanced degrees through partner institutions; lifelong learning through workshops and seminars; and cultural enrichment opportunities for the entire Watertown/Fort Drum region.

Director of Resident Life:  The Faculty Student Association of Jefferson Community College, Inc. has a 12 month Director of Residence Life open position for the 2017-2018 academic year. The Director of Residence Life position is responsible for the overall administration of a coeducational residence hall community of approximately 300 students. The Director of Residence Life plays an integral role in implementing the mission of the Housing & Residence Life program which includes helping students to thrive academically, personally, socially, and to find a connection to the college. The Residence Life duties include the supervision of resident assistants, staff selection, training, and evaluation; counseling, advisement, conflict resolution, crisis management, mediation, and referral of students; hall and campus programming, student conduct, facilities management, general building administration, and other departmental expectations. The Director of Residence Life Staff members are responsible to represent the Office of Housing & Residence Life at meetings with faculty, staff and other community members as requested. The Director of Residence Life also has the responsibility to work collaboratively with campus offices, such as Admissions and the Dean of Students, in an effort to increase housing enrollment and retention. This is a live-on position with evening and weekend oncall duty employment responsibilities. Candidates with families are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications:  An earned Master’s degree in College Student Personnel, higher education administration or other related field. Minimum of 4 years’ experience in Residence Life. Ability to accommodate work hours, including evening and weekend work hours.

Salary and Benefits:  Competitive starting salary plus a furnished two bedroom apartment, utilities, meal plan and a comprehensive benefits package.

Review Date:  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For more information about SUNY Jefferson and the Housing & Residence Life program, please go to:

To Apply:  Submit a cover letter, résumé, FSA employment application, a copy of unofficial transcripts, and three professional letters of recommendations electronically to:

Human Resources
Faculty- Student Association of Jefferson Community College
1220 Coffeen Street, Suite E-111
Watertown, NY 13601


The Faculty-Student Association of Jefferson Community College Inc. is committed to Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination in employment and treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, or criminal conviction or any other basis prohibited by Federal and state law.