Adjunct Faculty - Nutrition

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Posting Details

Posting Number9001162TitleAdjunct Faculty - NutritionPosition TypeAdjunct FacultyDepartmentBiologyJob Summary

This position carries with it the obligation to uphold the Mission of North Central Texas College in carrying out the duties of the position. A commitment while embracing positive interpersonal behaviors, professional communication, diversity, integrity, leadership, stewardship, respect and accountability to our students and employees.

It is the responsibility of the teaching faculty to provide learning activities and support that will lead to the achievement of course and program objectives and to contribute to the overall educational environment of the college and community and to provide related services such as academic advising, committee participation, professional development, community development as well as other service support that is needed in the fulfillment of the North Central Texas College’s Mission.

Duties include:
• Treats students and colleagues with respect.
• Active involvement in issues of institutional effectiveness including student learning outcomes, program level outcomes, and marketable skill achievement.
• Focuses teaching and outreach efforts on student success.

Required Education

Master’s degree in Biology with an emphasis on human nutrition or a Master’s degree with 18 graduate hours in Biology with an emphasis on human nutrition.

Required Skills & Abilities

• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Above average computer skills.
• Exhibition of respect and professionalism in a spirit of collegiality.
• Microsoft Office proficient.
• Ability to promote an effective environment for learning in lecture and lab experiences.
• Ability to teach students from diverse cultural and social backgrounds.

Preferred Skills & AbilitiesRequired Experience

Prefer community college teaching experience.

Preferred Experience

Community College, Dual Credit and/or Public School teaching experience preferred.

Posting Date08/05/2019Closing DateSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Classes scheduled during the day or evenings depending on enrollment.

Must be able to teach face-to-face at the Denton Exchange campus in downtown Denton.

Subject to criminal background check.

Resume, Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae & Transcripts required in addition to application.

Salary: $590/load unit taught.

Possible additional compensation for large class size.

LocationDentonSupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • NCTC website
    • Facebook
    • LinkedIn
    • Employee Referral
    • HigherEdJobs
    • Workforce Solutions- Texoma
    • Hispanics In Academia
    • ZipRecruiter
    • Chamber of Commerce
    • Work in Texas
    • Diversity & Inclusion Email
    • Texas Association of Black Personnel in Higher Education
    • VIP Position -
    • HERC
    • Inside Higher Ed
  2. * Please designate which campus/campuses you are available to teach.
    • Bowie
    • Corinth
    • Denton County
    • Flower Mound
    • Gainesville
    • Graham
    • Online
  3. * Teaching face-to-face on our new Denton campus is mandatory. Please indicate your availability below.
    • Mornings
    • Afternoons
    • Evenings
    • I am unable to teach on campus
Application DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Teaching Philosophy




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Posted: 9/21/2019
Application Due: 10/1/2020
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