Assistant Professor, Environmental Science Programs
Lake City, FL
Job posting number: #7056907
Posted: April 11, 2019
Teach up to six classes in the fall and spring. The environmental science classes will be a blend of in-class and online instruction. Courses could consist of Intro to Environmental Science plus Lab; Chemistry and Biology of Natural Waters; Environmental Sampling and Analysis I and II; and Water Analysis and Monitoring. This position will require teaching inside a correctional institution.
Examples of Duties
(Note: The following examples of work as listed in this job descriptions are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the classification. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position.)
Uses assessment strategies (traditional and alternate) to assist the continuous development of the learner.
Uses effective communication techniques with students and all other stakeholders.
Engages in continuous professional quality improvement for self and school.
Uses appropriate techniques and strategies, which promote and enhance critical, creative, and evaluative thinking capabilities of students.
Uses teaching and learning strategies that reflect each student's culture, learning styles, special needs, and socio-economic background.
Adheres to Code of Ethics and Principles of Professional Conduct of the Education Profession in Florida.
Uses an understanding of learning and human development to provide a positive learning environment, which supports the intellectual, personal, and social development of all students.
Demonstrates knowledge and understandings of the subject matter.
Creates and maintains positive learning environments in which students are actively engaged in learning, social interaction, cooperative learning and self-motivation.
Plans, implements, and evaluates instruction in a variety of learning environments.
Works with various educational professionals and other stakeholders in the continuous improvement of the educational experiences of students.
Uses appropriate technology in the teaching and learning process.
Other functions as specified in applicable policies/procedures and the Faculty Handbook.
(These essential job functions are not to be construed as a complete statement of all duties performed. Employees will be required to perform other job related marginal duties as required.)
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, AND SKILLS:
Experience teaching online and knowledge of online teaching platforms, marketing/public relations abilities, enthusiastic self-starter, leadership/team building.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Master's degree in Environmental Science, Natural Resources, Water Resources, or similar and three years of environmental industry experience.