Adjunct - Environmental Science - AN

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Posting Details

Job TitleAdjunct - Environmental Science - ANDepartmentMSTBPosting Number03671PLocationAnnandale, VA: 22003Full or Part TimePart-TimePosition End Date (if temporary)Required TravelRelocation CoveredSalary RangeCommensurate per rank per VCCS criteriaBasic Function

Teach Environmental Science courses (lecture and/or labs) at the Annandale campus of Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA)

Interested applicants must have a master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in Environmental Science or the allied Earth Sciences.

Duties and Responsibilities

Adjunct faculty are employed to teach up to 12 credit hours in the fall and spring semester and/or up to 8 credit hours during summer session. Teaching load is based upon student enrollment and staffing needs.
Instruction may be during the day, evening, or weekend. Compensation is per credit hour and based upon rank. The adjunct faculty appointment contains no guarantee of continued employment.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree, with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Environmental Science or other allied Earth Sciences

Preferred Qualifications

Experience teaching with a learning management system such as Blackboard. Prior experience at the community college level teaching Environmental Science

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

•Adept knowledge of instructional technologies
•Excellent interpersonal and native or near-native oral and written English skills
•Ability to work with a diverse student population
•Successful passing of a criminal background check
•Adjunct faculty are required to meet assigned classes on meeting dates,
submit required grade records and reports, student learning outcomes.

Operation of a State VehicleNoOpen Date08/25/2020Close Date10/22/2020Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicants

May be required to perform other duties as assigned. May be required to assist the agency or state government generally in the event of an emergency declaration by the Governor.

Background Check Statement

The selected candidate’s offer is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background
investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of
education, credit checks (relevant to employment), and other checks requested by the VCCS and NOVA such as
I-9 and E-Verify requirements. Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth’s
Statement of Economic Interest.

Additional InformationSupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a master's degree in environmental science or a master's degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in environmental science or the allied earth sciences?
    • yes
    • no
  2. * What is your teaching experience? List all that apply from the following examples: High School / TA / tutoring, Community College, Four-year college, Graduate school, No teaching experience

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have experience with a diverse student population?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Briefly describe your experience with instructional technologies.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * From the following, please specify when you are available to teach: days and daytime hours, days and evening hours, Saturdays

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * I understand that only information provided at the time of the application submission will be considered whendetermining my qualifications and only responses to Supplemental Questions that can be verified in my application and resume will be credited.
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcript 2
  2. Unofficial Transcript 3




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Posted: 10/16/2020
Application Due: 10/22/2020
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