Tuesday, March 15, 2016

FT, Columbia State CC, Williamson County campus, TN


TitlePhysics Faculty
Position TitlePhysics Faculty
DepartmentCOSCC-Science Technology Math Dean
Position SummaryJob Purpose: A full-time faculty is responsible for delivering instruction in the discipline(s) for which she/he has been employed. In addition, faculty are expected to provide academic advising to students and participate in divisional and institutional activities related to the college’s mission.
This position will be based at Williamson County Campus.
Typical Duties and ResponsibilitiesEssential Functions:
1. Deliver instruction in a variety of modes, including on-line, and evaluate student learning.
2. Maintain an environment conducive to learning.
3. Be responsible for course and, when appropriate, laboratory preparation.
4. Actively participate in curriculum and program development, revision and evaluation.
5. Provide academic advising to students with an emphasis on retention and success.
6. Remain current in the teaching area(s) through appropriate professional development activities.
7. Actively participate on divisional and institutional committees.
8. Collaborate in building and maintaining relationships within and beyond the institution.
9. Contribute appropriately to pursuit and achievement of program, division, and institutional mission and strategy.
Supplemental Functions:
1. Actively participate in institutional and, as appropriate, community activities that support the institution’s mission.
2. Support and follow Columbia State’s, TBR and other applicable policies and guidelines.
3. Continue to develop professionally.
4. Utilize technology as a tool for enhancement of operation, instruction and services.
Required QualificationsMasters degree in Physics, or a masters degree and at least 18 graduate semester hours (27 graduate quarter hours) in Physics is required.
Preferred QualificationsDoctorate and higher education experience preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Work CharacteristicsKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Work Characteristics:
The ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken English and in the language in which the course is taught; the knowledge and/or experience to instruct using a variety of instructional delivery modes; the ability to relate to a diverse faculty, staff and student population; the ability to work cooperatively with colleagues and community members; the ability to function effectively as a member of a team.
Pay Rate
Posting Date03/14/2016
Closing Date
Open until FilledYes
Special Instructions to ApplicantsTo be considered for a position you must create and complete an on-line application. Your skills, abilities, qualifications, and years of full-time experience will be evaluated using what is recorded on your application. Attaching a resume does not substitute for completion of the application.
This position will be based at Williamson County Campus.
This posting is open until filled.
Applications are accepted through this on-line process only.
If you are unable to attach your unofficial transcript to this system, please submit either through email, fax or US Mail to:
Office of Human Resources
Columbia State Community College
1665 Hampshire Pike
Columbia, TN 38401
Fax – 931-540-2829
Email – humanresources@columbiastate.edu
If you have difficulties applying for this position, or have further questions, please contact us at humanresources@columbiastate.edu or 931-540-2501.
Type of AppointmentAcademic
FLSA Status
Employment CategoryFaculty
LocationColumbia State Community College (Columbia)
Location of Position
Posting Number004545

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have a Masters Degree from a regionally accredited institution with at least 18 semester hours in Physics?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Describe your skills/experience with technology supported learning and communication.(Open Ended Question)
  3. * What has been the extent of your involvement with evaluation of students and development/assessment of student learning outcomes?(Open Ended Question)
  4. * Outline any past involvement with academic and career advisement of students.(Open Ended Question)
  5. * What are the key elements of maintaining a positive learning environment for students and faculty?(Open Ended Question)
  6. * Where did you hear about this Columbia State Community College employment opportunity?
    • Columbia Daily Herald
    • Williamson County Herald
    • Marshall County Tribune
    • Lawrence County Advocate
    • Wayne County News
    • Hickman County Times
    • Pulaski Citizen
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • DiverseJobs.net
    • Columbia State Community College website
    • Tennessee Board of Regents website
    • Other Online resource
    • Word of mouth - Friend
  7. If you selected Other Resource in the previous question, please let us know where you found this opportunity.(Open Ended Question)
  8. * I understand that to be considered for a position I must create and complete an online application. My skills, abilities, qualifications, and years of experience will be evaluated using what is recorded on the application. Attaching a resume does not substitute for completion of the application. A resume is used for support information only.
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Letter of Reference 3
  4. Unofficial Transcript
  5. Additional Document (s)