Job location: Coral Gables, FL
Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2018-02-06
The University of Miami (UM) is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.The University of Miami is committed to educating and nurturing students, creating knowledge, and providing service to our community and beyond. We are leaders in the area of education, scholarship, intercollegiate athletics and service. The Office of Professional Advancement is seeking a part time instructor for the Geographic Information Systems Certificate Program. Instructor will design and teach the GIS programming and scripting module for the University's non-credit GIS Certificate Program. This module will introduce students to basic programming concepts, methods and approaches and focus on using the Python scripting language for automation and tool creation within the ArcGIS and QGIS desktop frameworks. The non-credit GIS Certificate Program is a 16-week Saturday only program, which introduces attendees to fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems. The desired candidate will work with the Lead Instructor in the Department of Geography to design the module and will subsequently deliver it to students. Requirements: Bachelor's degree required in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field; Master's desired; Work experience in programming and scripting for GIS strongly Preferred. Salary is competitive. Send cover letter, resume, and list of references to: Desiree Young, Division of Continuing & International Education, P.O. Box 248005, Coral Gables, FL 33124-1610 or fax (305)284-6279 or e-mail to: [email protected] Website: www.continue.miami.edu.
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