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Emergency Services Administration Adjunct InstructorDepartment:
DAL-Criminal Justice-514100Job Location:
DallasFull Time/Part Time:
Salary commensurate with experienceDepartment Summary:
The University of North Texas at Dallas invites applications for a for a part-time adjunct teaching position in BAAS/Emergency Services Administration (ESA), beginning Fall 2021.
At the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences we serve the needs of all students, traditional and non-traditional. We are committed to the values of diversity, creativity, leadership, integrity and lifelong learning. These values are the foundation of the University’s mission to empower students, transform lives, and strengthen communities.Position Summary:
Our faculty excel in teaching, research, and service. The faculty are recognized for their innovative pedagogy and expertise. They are committed to student-centered educational opportunities that provide career-ready skills and lifelong learning. Our curriculum builds foundational knowledge required for all academic degree programs at the University, emphasizing communication skills, analytical reasoning, leadership, and independent thought. The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences is home to innovative programs that prepare our students to compete effectively in a rapidly changing job market or to pursue post-graduate education.
Emergency Services Administration is an area of concentration under the Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) and focuses on fire service, emergency medical services, and emergency management.
The University of North Texas at Dallas invites applications for its Emergency Services Administration Adjunct Instructor pool. The number of vacancies is dependent upon student enrollment, division needs, and Dean’s approval. Your application cannot be considered until all required documents have been received. Adjunct faculty plans courses and implements and evaluates teaching/learning objectives and student learning outcomes. Adjunct faculty undertakes the divisional and professional responsibilities of a part-time faculty member, including office hours.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop curriculum and provide instruction in a range of classes in fire service, emergency medical services, and emergency management. Other duties may include coordination with ESA Program Manager, BAAS Program Coordinator, and other faculty as needed.Minimum Qualifications:
• Master’s degree in Fire Science, Paramedicine, Emergency Management or closely related field.Preferred Qualifications:
•Strong evidence of significant work experience 5 to 7 years in fire service, emergency medical services or emergency management
•Evidence or demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and curriculum development
•Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills
•Must be currently licensed by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection or the Texas Department of Health as a Registered Paramedic /NREMT or both. Out of state licenses or equivalent will be considered
• Master’s degree in Fire Science, Paramedicine, Emergency Management or closely related field or evidence of working toward a master’s degree in a related area.Work Schedule:
•Experience working in at least two of the areas in the field of Fire Science, Emergency Medical Services, or Emergency Management.
•Academic experience working on a university or community college campus with a culturally diverse population
•Experience in teaching courses in Fire Science, Paramedicine, or Emergency Management or closely related field.
•Experience in curriculum development and developing interdisciplinary programs.
•Experience in academic program development and student recruitment
•Must be currently licensed by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection or the Texas Department of Health as a Registered Paramedic/ NREMT or both. Out of state licenses or equivalent will be considered.
According To Academic ScheduleDriving University Vehicle:
This is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement:
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Physical Requirements:
Carrying, Cleaning, Driving, Lifting up to 50 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear, Ability to communicatePosting Number:
A423PSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Special Instructions to ApplicantsSubmit CV or Resume; letter of application outlining the applicant’s interest, qualifications,
And experience for the position; contact information for three professional references; and unofficial graduate/ undergraduate transcripts to http://unt dallas.peopleadmin.com/. For additional information visit http://unt dallas.peopleadmin.com or contact Dr. Aaron Bartula at [email protected] or by calling 972-780-3629. skype interviews of semi-finalists may be conducted. Finalists will be required to have a campus interview with the hiring committee and or other university officials.
Position will remain open until filled.Quicklink for Posting: