Quiz - Guidelines for Hiring Full-Time Faculty Members

Complete this quiz after you have read all of the material in this module. You must pass the quiz with at least 80% accuracy before serving on a hiring committee. Your completion will be recorded in the Workshop and Event Registration database at https://workshops.austincc.edu after the quiz has been received and scored. If you have not already enrolled in the course, please do so at this time so your completion may be recorded.

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1) The __________________ conducts criminal history background checks.
a) Dean
b) Department Chair
c) Empoyment and Outreach Services Manager
d) Vice President
2) Transcripts marked "Issued to Student" are acceptable for application purposes.
a) True
b) False
3) Hiring committees must consist of a minimum of _____ members.
a) eight
b) five
c) three
d) four
4) Hiring committees participate in all of the following tasks except
a) reviewing all applications received from the Dean
b) checking employment references
c) assisting in the development of written, weighted criteria
d) screening and evaluating applicants' work experience and credentials
5) Whom should the Dean contact to request travel funds for candidates?
a) Employment and Outreach Services Manager
b) Associate Vice President of Human Resources
c) Appropriate Vice President
d) President of ACC
6) The same interview questions must be asked of all candidates.
a) True
b) False
7) If a disability is evident or the person has brought it to your attention during the interview, you may ask how the person would perform the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.
a) True
b) False
8) How many reference checks must be made for each candidate?
a) Five
b) Two
a) Three
b) Four
9) To teach transfer courses leading to AA or AS degrees, ACC faculty members must have a master's degree in the teaching discipline or a master's degree plus 18 graduate hours in the teaching discipline.
a) True
b) False
10) Approval of exceptions made by alternative credentialing rests with the Vice Presidents.
a) True
b) False

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