Monday, April 18, 2016

FT, South Florida State College

Physics Instructor
About South Florida State College:
South Florida State College is an open-access, higher education institution dedicated to providing a learning-centered environment through quality programs, training, and services. Working in partnership with organizations and communities, the college provides leadership and a comprehensive range of opportunities for the educational, cultural, and economic development of the service district.
SFSC is proud to be tobacco-free.
Job Description:
Full-time (10-month) faculty position to teach Physics and related courses starting August 2016.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  1. Guides learning in the teaching discipline and related courses at various campuses and centers.
  2. Assists in curriculum development, creating learning activities and implementing assessment and planning.
  3. Works a basic work week of forty (40) hours which includes classroom instruction, office hours for student conferences, preparation/research and other professional activities.
  4. Attends and participates in departmental meetings, college-wide academic meetings, and official functions scheduled by the administration. Serves on college committees as assigned.
  5. Evaluates student learning outcomes and objective achievement, maintaining and reporting information as prescribed by college policies and procedures; supervises students and resolves classroom problems.
  6. Maintains appropriate credentials and current knowledge of developments and teaching strategies in the discipline/program areas taught. Participates in professional development activities including, but not limited to: workshops and conferences; membership in professional organizations; self-improvement course work and activities.
  7. Participates in and supports faculty and student activities. Maintains good relationships with community agencies and groups, participating when appropriate.
  8. Acts in accordance with College policies and procedures.
  9. Performs other duties as assigned.
SFSC is strongly committed to diversity and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates.

Educational: Master's degree from a regionally-accredited institution  in Physics (or 18 graduate semester hours in Physics and a Master's degree) required; Doctorate preferred.

Experiential: Post-secondary teaching and distance learning experience strongly preferred. Related field experience highly desirable.

Additional Information:
Classification: Faculty
Instructional Supervisor:  Dean, Arts and Sciences
Posting Date:  April 14, 2016
Starting Salary:  with a Master's degree - $42,388-$47,475; with a Master's degree + 30 - $44,109-$49,402; with a Doctorate-$47,289-$52,964.
Application Review Begins: May 18, 2016
Applicants with disabilities who need assistance in the application or hiring process should contact: Human Resources, 863-784-7132, or send written request to:
South Florida State College
ATTN: Human Resources Director
600 West College Drive
Avon Park, FL 33825

Application Instructions:
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