Part Time Instructor of Astronomy

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Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Part Time Instructor of Astronomy Posting Number Fac00386 Employment Type Part-Time Benefits Available No Position Summary Information

Nature of Work

The College of Coastal Georgia seeks qualified applicants for the position of Part-time Instructor of Astronomy. This is a part-time teaching position in the Department of Natural Sciences which is housed within the School of Arts and Sciences. Part-time faculty are assigned classes on an as-needed basis.

Essential Duties

The successful candidate will teach Astronomy lecture and laboratory, maintain office hours, and adhere to all College of Coastal Georgia and University System of Georgia policies.

Minimum Qualifications and Training

A Master’s degree in Astronomy or a Master’s degree with eighteen semester hours at the graduate level in the subject area to be taught are required.

Preferred Qualifications and Training

Applicants who demonstrate evidence of recent, successful post-secondary teaching experience, have a strong background in astronomy, and work cooperatively with other faculty are strongly preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants

The College of Coastal Georgia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College supports equal employment opportunities for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, gender, national origin, status as a war veteran, age, disability, or any other status protected by law.


Based on the University system of Georgia’s policy, official sealed transcripts must be provided upon offer and acceptance of all Faculty positions.

CCGA Information

College of Coastal Georgia is an undergraduate college in the University System of Georgia. Located on Georgia’s coast, the College campus is in Brunswick with additional outreach through the Camden Center in Kingsland. The vision of the College is to be a college of choice for students within Georgia and beyond, providing an outstanding education for tomorrow’s leaders and citizens through service-learning, global awareness and engaged entrepreneurship. With a strong emphasis on student retention, progression and timely graduation, the College offers baccalaureate degrees in American Studies, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Education, French, Health Informatics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mathematics, Nursing (BSN), Psychology, Public Management, Spanish, and Workforce Management and Leadership, as well as career associate degrees in Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management, Nursing (ASN) and Radiologic Science. A veterans-friendly campus, the College is a designated Yellow Ribbon School. Approximately 3,000 students are served by more than 200 staff members and a teaching faculty of whom 52% hold doctoral degrees. CCGA is an active participant in the Complete College Georgia initiative designed to support community partnerships and develop the critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills necessary to address the challenges of 21st century economic development and community wellbeing. For more information, visit the College website: http://www.ccga.edu

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 10/01/2018 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you first learn of this job opening?
    • Brunswick News
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Coastal CareerLink
    • College of Coastal Georgia website (www.ccga.edu)
    • Current/Former College Employee
    • Personal Referral
    • www.higheredjobs.com
    • University System Applicant Clearinghouse
    • Other
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Georgia Department of Labor
  2. * Are you currently employed by this College? If yes, enter the department name. If no, enter "No".

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What will your highest level of education be as of the anticipated start date?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • Doctoral Degree
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Transcripts 1
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Transcripts 2
  3. Other Documents
  4. Other Documents 1
  5. Other Documents 2
  6. Other Documents 3

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/29/2018
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