Hiring Range: Commensurate with experience and rank
General Description of Position:
The primary responsibility of a faculty member at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) shall be to provide quality instruction for the students. To accomplish this NOVA faculty are expected to excel in teaching strategies and classroom management that fully engage the student whether or not in a classroom, laboratory or online platform. Through obtainment of their educational goals, NOVA faculty will help students develop their interests and abilities to their fullest capacity, thus building stronger citizens and enhancing the community.
Description of Duties and Tasks:
Teach all levels of Accounting courses currently offered at the Alexandria campus. (A full list of the courses currently offered and their descriptions is available at http://www.nvcc.edu/courses.) Work with students through academic advising, mentoring, honors classes, and projects. Participate in and establish new initiatives that strengthen the mathematics department. Prepare for class, lecture, create and administer tests and other assessments, and grade student work. Teach online classes, depending on college needs. Promote student engagement and success; advise students, meet with them during office hours, communicate with them. Contribute to curriculum and course development. Partner with adjunct faculty. Participate actively in division, campus, and college activities and committees. Perform other duties as assigned. Full-time faculty must be available to teach day, evening, weekend and online classes.
Minimum Qualifications :
Master's Degree in Accounting, or a master’s degree in a qualifying or similar field (e.g. Business, Finance, Taxation) with at least 18 graduate semester hours in Accounting coursework. CPA or other professional accounting licensure may be required if master’s degree is not in Accounting. A minimum of two years of FT related experience, preferably occupational, is required. Ability to use instructional technologies. Excellent interpersonal, analytical, and oral/written communication skills. The successful candidate must be willing to teach a combination of day, evening, weekend, and online classes with the ability to be flexible to work at any of the College's locations. Successful completion and passing of a criminal background check is required.
Ability to incorporate instructional technologies into a course for the benefit of student learning. Expertise in the area of Accounting, GAAP and other quantitative areas of accounting such as tax, cost, state, local and non-profit accounting; experience in hybrid and online classes; experience teaching students from diverse backgrounds and varying levels of proficiency; experience in community college teaching and relevant work experience desired. An active CPA license is preferred, and other accounting related certificate or credentials.
Internal Number: 23537
About Northern Virginia Community College
Begun in 1964, Northern Virginia Community College offers a quality and convenient educational experience at an affordable price. NOVA is the largest educational institution in Virginia and the second-largest community college in the United States, comprising of more than 75,000 students and 2,600 faculty and staff members. NOVA is also one of the most internationally diverse colleges in the United States, with a student body consisting of individuals from more than 180 countries. Located near Washington, D.C., the College includes six campuses. NOVA is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and offers more than 160 degrees at the associate's level and certificate programs.