Faculty, Government (#12493) CF - 2 Positions (Extended Search)

Cypress, Harris County
Jan 10, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Lone Star College - CyFair Faculty, Government (#12493) CF - 2 Positions (Extended Search) Job Functions: Teaches courses in the Government of the US and Texas at a variety of times and locations in response to institutional needs. Makes continuous efforts to improve the quality of instruction by reviewing and utilizing innovative methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods. Develops and uses a syllabus for each course or laboratory within college and departmental guidelines. Plans, develops and uses a variety of teaching methods and materials that assist students in meeting course objectives and which are appropriate for students with differing educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles. Evaluates students to measure their progress toward achievement of stated course objectives and informs them in a timely manner of their progress in the course. Submits required college reports and forms. Reviews, evaluates, and recommends student learning materials. Maintains professional relationships with students, colleagues and the community. Provides access to students through posted office hours, electronic communication and other appropriate methods. Responsible for professional development and institutional service as determined in consultation with the Dean. Responsible for other reasonable, related duties as assigned. Required Qualifications: Master’s degree in Political Science/Government or Master’s degree with 18 graduate hours in Political Science/Government. Work Schedule & Conditions: PC workstation running on a LAN in a Microsoft Windows environment, calculator, phone and other general office equipment. Internal and external contacts as needed to carry out the functions of the position. Work is performed primarily in a climate controlled office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards. Special Instructions: Fall 2014 Hire Please go into My Career Tools on your Career Home page and add your cover letter, teaching philosophy, transcript, and any other credentials or certificates. These items will be required in order to be considered as a candidate for this position. To attach additional documents, once logged in to your account, look under ‘My Career Tools’, click on Cover Letters and Attachments, and then ‘Add Attachment.” Please be sure to put the Job ID# in the title once you name your file. You must limit your file name to 40 characters or less. How to Apply: ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ON-LINE To learn of all available opportunities go to: http://jobs.lonestar.edu. Search by keyword or click the "Advanced Search" link to search by keyword or Job Opening ID. Application materials will not be accepted via fax, e-mail, mail or hand delivery. Normally there is no contact with applicants unless they are selected for interview. At the conclusion of each search all applicants will be notified via e-mail. Some openings are posted year-round and are re-posted periodically; these applicants will be notified and asked to re-apply in order to remain active applicants for those positions. All positions are subject to a criminal background check. EEO Employer