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Adjunct Faculty

Welcome To the Adjunct Faculty Website

This site contains links to information that will assist you in your role as an Adjunct Faculty member here at College of DuPage.

College of DuPage is committed to student success and academic excellence. The Adjunct Faculty Expectations define and guide all Adjunct Faculty members in supporting this essential component of our mission. Be sure to visit them often for updates regarding these expectations. 

Adjunct Faculty Resources

Let’s start with the basics.  The campus is large and busy.  So let’s help you get here and find the Office of Adjunct Faculty Support


Next, let’s outline what we expect of our adjunct faculty.  These expectations outline some of the job requirements all adjunct faculty must adhere to in addition to their teaching duties.  We provide this as a way to acclimate you to what the job entails. 

Information on the Adjunct Faculty Center locations, Employee Development Center (EDC), Campus Services and much more!

  • Adjunct Faculty Centers – These are like your office space on campus.  Computers, supplies, small copy jobs, and a place to put your things. BIC 2A07 and HSC 1235
  • Employee Development Center (EDC) – An on-campus resource providing training, workshops, and classes to enhance your work environment and enrich your experiences at COD.
  • Campus Services – For large copy jobs, print services and other conveniences.
  • Learning Technologies – provides Instructional Design, Blackboard support and more for all classes – face-to-face, hybrid and online.
  • Emergency Services – Just in case.
  • Human Resources – For your compensation and benefits questions. 
  • Information Technology (IT) – Help Desk information and computing information.

For help in the classroom, whether it be questions on the Code of Conduct for students, Advising and Counseling, you will find all you need right here.

Information about policy and procedures, the Library, a syllabus checklist, Academic Calendars can be found here.

Now for the important stuff! This link will give you all you need to know about the cafeteria, Chaparral Fitness, College Directory and more!

  • Career Services - To help students with their cover letter, resume or job search.
  • Chaparral Fitness – For after all that eating.
  • COD Alerts – So you know when the really important stuff is happening on campus.
  • Directory – So you can find people by name or department.

Contact Information

Sonia Watson
Interim Assistant Dean, Adjunct Faculty Support
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 3400P
watsons57@cod.edu
(630) 942-3808

Elena McNab
Interim Manager, Adjunct Faculty Support 
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1500 
mcnabe@cod.edu 
(630) 942-2158

Julie Plesha  - Coordinator
Adjunct Faculty Recruitment 
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), 2407C 
pleshaj@cod.edu 
(630) 942-3292

Jen Propp
Manager, Adjunct Faculty Support 
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1500 
proppj709@cod.edu 
(630) 942-3793 

Kate Szetela
Manager – Adjunct Faculty Support
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1500
szetelak@cod.edu
(630) 942-3797