Faculty Computer Information Systems

Miami, Miami-Dade County / Palmetto Bay, Miami-Dade County / Village of Palmetto Bay, Miami-Dade County
May 02, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Position Title: Faculty, Computer Information Systems Position ID: 173802 Salary: Based on educational experience Location: Miami Dade College, InterAmerican Campus All applicants must apply online at www.mdc.jobs Job Description: This Faculty member teaches courses in Computer Programming, Database Administration and Internet Technologies. Duties & Responsibilities: Teaches lecture and laboratory sections Evaluates students and performs career and academic advising Plans and organizes instructional materials to meet course objectives Participates in curriculum development and revision that stress innovation and multi-cultural emphasis Participates in departmental recruiting and retention activities Participates in a variety of departmental, campus and college-wide programs, activities and committees Prepares and submits student information to Department Chairperson Serves as a resource person for adjunct faculty Teaches day, evening and weekend classes as needed Performs other duties as assigned Minimum Requirements: Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field (e.g. Masters Degrees in Information Technology, Networking and Telecommunications, Management Information Systems, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering); or Master's Degree and 18 graduate semester hours in Computer Science or related field as listed above All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution Possess knowledge and ability to teach advanced level courses in C++, Visual Basic, Java and Operating Systems (Windows/Linux) Familiarity with and use of collaborative learning techniques and student-centered methods of instruction Possess excellent communication skills and ability to communicate effectively with students with a wide range of skills Possess excellent interpersonal skills Ability to work well with students, faculty, staff and the community Preference will be given to applicants with College level teaching experience Demonstrated effective use of active learning techniques Previous curriculum development and recruitment experience a plus Ability to work in a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural environment Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments Preferences: Ph.D. in Information Systems, Doctorate in Computer Science or related field preferred.