Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (DMS) Adjunct Faculty


South College invites applications for the position of Adjunct Faculty Member for the Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (DMS) Program at the South College, Nashville Campus. The Adjunct Faculty Member will provide instruction for DMS courses on a quarter by quarter appointment. Courses are offered on-ground and during the daytime.

Principal Accountabilities 

• Plan and organize instruction in ways which maximize student learning

• Prepare, distribute and submit syllabi for all assigned sections in accordance with department and divisional policies

• Employ appropriate teaching and learning strategies, use available instructional technology when appropriate

• Modify, where appropriate, instructional methods and strategies to meet diverse student’s needs

• Support classroom and online efforts to promote student success

• Evaluate and return student work in a timely manner to promote learning

• Maintain accurate records of student progress

• Submit final grade rosters according to established deadlines

• Maintain confidentiality of student information

• Cannot exceed maximum of 12 credit hours per quarter



• A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required.

• Must be a registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer eligible to practice in the state of TN

• Evidence of successful prior teaching experience is preferred

• A demonstrated commitment to improving student learning through innovative strategies shown to help students succeed at the course and program level

• Effective communication skills and interpersonal skills with the capacity to work successfully in a culturally diverse college community

• Must possess demonstrated skills in using modern educational technology, including multimedia-based instruction