Adjunct Faculty-Horticulture-Plant Diseases

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Posting Number9001134TitleAdjunct Faculty-Horticulture-Plant DiseasesPosition TypeAdjunct FacultyDepartmentHorticultureJob Summary

Responsibilities include teaching PLANT DISEASES (HALT 1307), a college course (lecture + lab). Class topics an overview of the factors causing plant diseases. Topics include physiological disorders, fungi, bacteria, viruses, mollicutes, nematodes, parasitic plants, non-pathogenic factors, and control methods. At the end of the class, students should be able to: Differentiate between pathogenic and non-pathogenic diseases; identify common plant disease symptoms; and recommend disease control measures.

The class is scheduled on Thursdays, 2:30-5:50 p.m. in Corinth. It meets once a week from August 26-December 13, excluding November 28. Compensation is $590 per semester hour.

Subject to criminal history check.

Required Education

Associate Degree in field and at least three years work experience or Bachelor Degree/Masters Degree in the discipline.

Required Skills & Abilities

Excellent oral and written communication skills, basic computer skills, ability to teach students from diverse cultural and social backgrounds.

Preferred Skills & AbilitiesRequired Experience

Degree awarded in field and at least three years work experience in the area of assigned instruction confirmed by letter(s) from employer(s) or Bachelor Degree in the discipline

Preferred Experience

Bachelor’s degree in related field.

Posting Date06/24/2019Closing DateSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Applicant must be prepared to demonstrate teaching style during interview process.

North Central Texas College (“NCTC”) is an equal opportunity employer. NCTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, equal pay, or any other legally protected characteristic. NCTC prohibits harassment on the basis of a legally protected characteristic and/or retaliation for reporting a complaint.

LocationGainesville/CorinthSupplemental Questions

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Posted: 6/26/2019
Application Due: 10/1/2020
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