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Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) / California Community College Program (CCCP)

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Sacramento City College

 

Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) / CA Community College Program (CCCP) Coordinator

Job Posting Number: F00351P

Salary: $49,505 to $82,075 annually. Additional earnings may be available for summer, overloads, and stipends. LRCCD Salary Schedules

Additional Salary Information    Entering annual salary within a given range varies, depending upon units/degrees completed at accredited colleges/universities and experience. Candidates not holding a master's degree may start at a salary lower than posted above.

Closing Date: 05/08/2018

 

Complete job description and application available online at: https://jobs.losrios.edu/postings/6813

 

Position Summary    

General Responsibilities:

The faculty member shall be responsible for the following: coordination of instructional programs and/or teaching assigned classes, if assigned, under the supervision of the area dean; helping students fulfill their maximum potential in mastering course content; assessing student learning outcomes; maintaining a thorough and up-to-date knowledge in their regular teaching field; continuing professional development; utilizing current technology in the performance of job duties; maintaining standards of professional conduct and ethics appropriate to the professional position; assisting with articulation and curriculum development and review; serving on college committees and participating in faculty governance, including accreditation and student co-curricular activities; assuming other responsibilities as assigned by the area dean; and fulfilling other duties and responsibilities of a full-time faculty member as outlined in the college faculty handbook.

 

Assignment may include instructing classes, which could result in an instructional/coordinator split assignment.

 

The Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) / California Community College Program (CCCP) is an academic program that serves students who are either financially or educationally disadvantaged by providing academic support, encouragement and assistance in science and calculus based majors. With a commitment to educational equity issues, MESA/CCCP works to increase the number of math, science, engineering, and computer science majors who successfully transfer to, and receive degrees from, four-year institutions.

 

Under the direction of the Dean of Mathematics, Statistics, and Engineering, the MESA/CCCP Coordinator is responsible for planning and overseeing the operation of the MESA Program. The MESA/CCCP Coordinator directs MESA expenditures and activities, assists and mentors MESA students, and maintains communication with college, district, and statewide programs. The MESA/CCCP Coordinator primarily works with the Dean of Mathematics, Statistics, and Engineering and the MESA Capital Corridor Alliance to ensure successful implementation of the MESA program in accordance with MESA statewide guidelines.

 

Assignment Responsibilities    

Typical duties may include, but are not limited to:

• Directing the MESA Program, including the day-to-day operations of the MESA Center.

• Coordinating the work of MESA clerical staff and student assistants.

• Mentoring MESA students and assisting them in obtaining academic, career, and personal advising, financial aid, scholarships, and employment opportunities.

• Developing a tutoring and study program that includes recruiting tutors, the training of tutors, developing workshops, and organizing group study activities.

• Planning and coordinating recruitment activities to support MESA goals of equity and increased transfer.

• Monitoring the MESA budget and assisting administrators in planning of future budgets.

• Generating reports and program evaluation documents as required by MESA statewide guidelines.

• Generating grant renewal applications and writing grant proposals to enhance program funding.

• Attending professional conferences, workshops, and meetings, including intersegmental meetings, and maintaining regular contact with MESA statewide personnel.

• Maintaining contact with local industry and agencies in order to facilitate and promote student employment, field trips, speakers, and other enrichment activities.

• Organizing and presenting the MESA orientation for new MESA students.

• Participating in college-wide activities, including student co-curricular activities and membership on shared governance and other college committees and task forces.

• Performing other duties as assigned.

 

The instructional assignment may include day, evening, online, hybrid, weekend, and/or off campus classes.

 

Minimum Qualifications    

1. Have a master’s degree from an accredited institution, completed by July 2, 2018, in Engineering, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Counseling, or Biological Science; OR, hold a California Community College Instructor’s Credential in the discipline area;; OR the equivalent.*

 

2. Have sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, including those with physical or learning disabilities as it relates to differences in learning styles.

 

*NOTE: Applicants applying under the “equivalent” provision must attach details and explain how their academic preparation is the equivalent of the degrees listed above.

 

 

The Los Rios Community College District is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, political affiliation or belief, or marital status.

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 4/4/2018
Application Due: 5/8/2018
Work Type:
Salary: $49,505 to $82,075 annually.