Part-Time Faculty - Science Education (Fall 2019)
Position Title:Part-Time Faculty - Science Education (Fall 2019) Position Number:10042313 Benefits Eligible:No Campus Location:Multi-Campus General Summary:
The UNG Department of Teacher Education invites applicants for a part-time instructor to teach undergraduate or graduate science content courses in physical science, Earth and life science, or science teaching methods.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.Job Duties & Responsibilities:
The faculty member will:
- Teach undergraduate or graduate level science content and foster pre-service and in-service teachers’ confidence and efficacy in teaching science.
- Master's degree in a related field with 18 hours of graduate level science content in combination from the following: physics and chemistry or earth science and life science is required. Doctorate degree in science education preferred; will also consider ABD, EdS.
- Demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential.
Please submit contact information for three professional references.
In addition to a background check, this position will also require a DMV check. Employer Information:All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups. Information:Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.