Assistant/Associate Professor of Geology and Physical Sciences, Tenure Track
Job Summary/Basic Function:
Full Time Lecturer Position in Geology and Physical Sciences
Biology and Physical Sciences
Excellent Benefits are available
Primary responsibilities will include teaching Geology and Physical Science, promoting the program, advising students, and providing service to the college, community and discipline.
The Department of Biology and Physical Sciences offers an associate of science degree in Chemistry as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and provides support courses for the college.
Gordon State College has served the community and region continuously since its founding in 1852, and has been a unit in the University System of Georgia since 1972. After more than three decades of serving the state as a residential two-year college, in 2006 Gordon was named a state college and asked to develop selected four-year programs to address critical state needs. The College now offers twelve distinct baccalaureate programs. Gordon State College serves approximately 4000 students and has more than 120 full-time faculty.
The main campus of Gordon State College is in Barnesville, Georgia. Located approximately one hour south of Atlanta, students and faculty enjoy the pleasures of small town living together with access to the many attractions of a major metropolitan center and an international airport.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Masters degree in Physical Science and Geology or related field with 18 graduate semester hours in Geology and Physical Science. Commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching with special attention to needs of diverse populations, prior teaching experience at the collegiate level. Demonstrated knowledge of instructional technology is required. Preferred candidate will be flexible, highly motivated, and enthusiastic about student success.
Employment is contingent on successful completion of background check.