Adjunct Faculty-Horticulture-Small Farms
Posting DetailsPosting Number9001135TitleAdjunct Faculty-Horticulture-Small FarmsPosition TypeAdjunct FacultyDepartmentHorticultureJob Summary
Responsibilities include teaching SMALL FARMS (HALT 2321), a college course (lecture + lab). Class topics include instruction in small farming techniques with emphasis on horticulture science including comprehensive and profitable guidelines. Topics include herbs, fruits, nut, and vegetable crops. At the end of the class, students should be able to: Identify major physical and biological factors that affect crops; utilize innovative production techniques for a small farming operation; demonstrate creative marketing techniques for small farming operations; and design productive and profitable small farming operations.
The class is scheduled on Wednesdays, 2:30-5:50 p.m. in Gainesville. It meets once a week from August 26-December 13, excluding November 27. 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
Three or more years current work experience in a horticulture related field.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 disciplinePreferred Experience
Bachelor’s degree in related field.Posting Date06/25/2019Closing DateSpecial Instructions to Applicants
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.LocationGainesvilleSupplemental Questions
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