Published on: May 21, 2009
Lone Star College-North Harris Recognizes Adjunct Faculty Excellence Award Winners
LSC-North Harris frequently seeks unique and qualified adjunct faculty
Shown, left to right: Jennifer Briggs, EMT adjunct faculty; Dr. Cher Brock, LSC-North Harris vice president instruction; Jane Ryan, Biology adjunct faculty and Darin Lamar Baskin, Psychology adjunct faculty.
Every year, Lone Star College-North Harris College selects and honors outstanding instructors from among more than 340part-time faculty members. The three exceptional awardees for the 2009 Adjunct Teacher ExcellenceAward were Jane Ryan, biology; Jennifer Briggs, emergency medical services; and Darin Baskin, psychology. The honorees each received $300 and will be recognized at an adjunct workshop in August.
Adjunct faculty members bring valuable knowledge, industry experience, and diversity to the classroom. Many instructors have full-time jobs elsewhere or are retired professionals. They choose to teach because they want to interact with students and help direct the future of their careers.
In any given semester, the college has many adjunct positions open. If you would like to join the Lone Star College- North Harris teaching staff, submit an application located on the LoneStar.edu Web site.
Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 East, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281.618.5400 or visit: NorthHarris.LoneStar.edu.
Lone Star College System consists of five colleges, including CyFair, Kingwood, Montgomery, North Harris, and Tomball, six centers and Lone Star College-University Center. It is the largest college system in the Houston area, and third largest community college district in Texas. To learn more, visit LoneStar.edu.
May 21, 2009
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