Geology Adjunct Instructor

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Geology Adjunct Instructor

Posting Number: F00605
Location: Diablo Valley College
Salary: $59.70 - $84.36/hour

Description of Position:
The Pleasant Hill campus of Diablo Valley College is looking for adjunct instructors to teach GEOL 120 Physical Geology and/or GEOL 122 Physical Geology lab. Candidates should have a general knowledge of Geology and an interest in California geology.

Jason Mayfield
email: [email protected]

Position Status: Temporary
EEO Job Category: Faculty & Other Instructional Staff
Employee Group: Part-Time Faculty
Department: D4130-Physical Science

Duties and Responsibilities:
Adjunct Faculty duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
1. providing instruction in accordance with established curriculum, course outlines and class schedules;
2. creating and maintaining an environment which emphasizes learning, encourages free discussion of ideas and critical thinking;
3. evaluating progress of students concerning educational matters and grades student work;
4. meeting with students outside of class;
5. maintaining appropriate standards of professional conduct and ethics;
6. maintaining current knowledge in the subject matter areas;
7. fulfilling professional responsibilities of a part-time/temporary faculty member;
8. maintaining accurate academic records;
9. performing other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualification-Education/Experience:
Master’s in geology, geophysics, earth sciences, meteorology, oceanography or paleontology

OR Bachelor’s in geology AND Master’s in geography, physics, or geochemistry

OR the equivalent.

Desirable Qualifications:
• Ability to teach intro level Geology lectures and labs.
• Demonstrated commitment to student learning and demonstrated commitment to promoting the success of all students in an open-access learning environment.
• Demonstrated sensitivity to and ability to motivate and teach community college students of diverse ethnic backgrounds, cultures, preparation, learning styles, and/or disabilities.
• Commitment to professional growth and development, to innovation and improvement of teaching and to assuming faculty governance beyond the classroom in a shared governance environment.

Job Open Date: 06/27/2019
Job Close Date: 12/15/2019
Open Until Filled: No
Employment Begins:
# of Months: 5

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Posted: 7/30/2019
Application Due: 9/28/2019
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