Monday, February 22, 2016

TT Geosciences/Physical Science, Antelope Valley College CA

RN16-6 Full-Time, Tenure Track, 10 Months

Position: Geosciences: Earth Science/Physical Sciences (Interdisciplinary Studies)
Salary: Placement on the applicable salary schedule is commensurate with education. Schedule A - $53,118.05 - $75,397.84/ Annually + Benefits

Deadline: March 17, 2016 for First Consideration (Open Until Filled)

Start Date: August 2016 (Fall Semester begins 8/22/16)

INTRODUCTION: The position is a full-time teaching assignment in GeoSciences: Earth Science/Physical Sciences in the Division of Mathematics and Sciences.

Required Minimum Qualifications:
 Minimum Qualifications for Faculty in California Community Colleges (10th edition): Master’s in the interdisciplinary area OR Master’s in one of the disciplines included in the interdisciplinary area and upper division or coursework in at least one other constituent discipline. (Academic Affairs Division, California Community Colleges)
Note: The Interdisciplinary Studies discipline is provided to allow for those cases where it is locally determined that a course must be taught by someone with qualifications that exceed a single discipline. The constituent disciplines can include any discipline found in the Master’s List.
 Academic Senate’s approved equivalency: (Approved: February 17, 2011 Senate Meeting) Equivalency not needed, per division faculty. AND a sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students (Assembly Bill 1725; Education Code 87360).

 Competency to teach interdisciplinary study of the natural phenomena of the Earth including geology, physical geography, and other Physical Sciences.
 Experience with GIS, geographic information systems.
 Previous teaching experience at a community college or university level.
 Evidence of and commitment to working as part of a team.

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GeoSciences: Earth Science/Physical Sciences- (FT) - RN16-6 Deadline: 3/17/16

 In addition to teaching 15 lecture hour equivalents per semester, full-time faculty are responsible for five office hours per week and preparation time, and are expected to participate in faculty / division meetings.
 Full-time faculty also participate in curricular planning, student learning outcomes, program learning outcomes, development, assessment, and implementation; evaluation of educational programs; and college governance contributory to the attainment of the college’s mission and strategic goals.
 Instructors may be assigned a combination of daytime, evening, and/or Saturday classes, as the college is dedicated to the educational success of a diverse student body with diverse needs.
 Continued professional development through the Faculty Professional Development Program or other sources is expected.
 Travel between District locations is also expected.