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Earth Science/Geology Faculty, Part-time

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

In addition to completing the online application, applicants must attach the following documents when applying: Academic Transcript showing qualifying degree. Transcripts from a non-U.S. college or university must be accompanied by an international credential agency evaluation. Please see “Academic Transcript Information” on Employment Opportunities home page for more information and a list of agencies which perform this service. Applications are reviewed for minimum qualifications. In order to be considered, your application must clearly show you meet the minimum qualifications for this position. U.S. Veterans will need to attach proof of honorable discharge (Form DD-214) to their application to qualify for veteran’s consideration.

Posting

Position Information

Posting Number: 0600688-NC
Position Type: Faculty Pools
Position Title: Earth Science/Geology Faculty, Part-time
Division/Department: General Sciences
Job Summary:

This pool has been established to accept applications for possible openings for part-time instructors that may arise throughout the year.

The Physical Sciences Department at LBCC offers a wide range of courses including general science, astronomy, science, technology & society, chemistry for health occupations, general chemistry, organic chemistry, algebra-based physics, and calculus-based physics.

The earth science/geology instructor develops, plans, and presents organized lectures, laboratory activities, and out of class assignments in accordance with approved course outlines.

Required Qualifications:

Masters degree or minimum of 27 graduate quarter hours in geology or earth science.

Must be able to work respectfully with individuals of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities.

Preferred Qualifications:

One year broad-based teaching experience in a high school, community college, or university setting or comparable experience.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:

Physical ability to stand for extended periods of time. Sufficient hand, arm, and finger dexterity to set up and operate equipment. Hearing and speaking skills sufficient to communicate with staff and students. Visual acuity to read words and numbers and operate lab equipment. Seventy percent or more of the job duties require standing.

Work may be performed in classrooms and college science labs. Considerable exposure to safety or health hazards. May be required to work after hours or for special weekend events.

Essential Duties:

Impart excitement and enthusiasm into the teaching of physical science.

Develop course schedules and syllabi.

Plan, develop, and deliver classroom lectures and activities as well as write tests and develop other methods to evaluate student progress and competence.

Develop or adapt interesting laboratory exercises designed to enagage the non-science major.

Keep track of equipment at lab stations and verify that all equipment is left at each lab station in good condition at the end of each laboratory section.

Practice and promote the practice of good laboratory technique along with end of lab clean-up.

Work effectively with students and staff of various cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds and ages and successfully interact with supervisors, colleagues, and staff as part of an education team.

Communicate effectively in oral and written English.

Keep accurate grade and attendance records.

Applicant Instructions:

In addition to completing the online application, applicants must attach the following documents when applying: Academic Transcript showing qualifying degree.

Transcripts from a non-U.S. college or university must be accompanied by an international credential agency evaluation. Please see “Academic Transcript Information” on Employment Opportunities home page for more information and a list of agencies which perform this service.

Applications are reviewed for minimum qualifications. In order to be considered, your application must clearly show you meet the minimum qualifications for this position.

U.S. Veterans will need to attach proof of honorable discharge (Form DD-214) to their application to qualify for veteran’s consideration.

Proposed Start Date:
Full-time or Part-time Part-time
Number of hours/week: varies
Posting Date: 10/01/2016
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Notes to Applicants:

As a condition of employment, all new employees are required to be compensated via direct deposit.

LBCC is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.

Salary Grade Not Applicable
Salary/Rate

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn about this position? Please select one.
    • Mid-Valley Sunday Newspaper
    • Lebanon Express Newspaper
    • Oregonian Newspaper
    • Latinos in Higher Education
    • HERC-Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • indeed.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education Online
    • State Employment Department
    • LBCC Employment Opportunities Website
    • Eugene Register Guard Newspaper
    • Other Online Website (specify below)
    • Other (specify below)
  2. If you selected other above, please specify the website or other resource from which you learned of the position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Have you completed at least 27 graduate quarter hours in Geology or Earth Science?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Academic Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Other
  5. Academic Transcript 2
  6. U. S. Veteran Proof of Honorable Discharge DD-214