Central Ohio Technical College is accepting online applications for a full-time, 9-month Instructor, Computer Programming Technology position.
Summary of Duties:
Faculty position description per the “Agreement Between the Central Ohio Technical College and the United Faculty/Central Ohio Technical College, AFT/OFT.” A full-time computer information technology instructor will teach a range of courses including classroom and laboratory instruction along with lead faculty responsibilities. Teaching assignments will be based upon the faculty member’s professional expertise. Teaching assignments will be face-to-face at any of the four college campuses or partner high school offering CIT courses and potentially online instruction. Active interaction with industry is expected to ensure alignment of curriculum to industry standards. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited: to curriculum revision, development and evaluation; program advisory committee participation; student organization advising; engagement in on-going course and program level review and assessment; collection and participation in analysis of student learning evidence related to program learning outcomes; serving on college committees; initiation of programmatic accreditation self-study and site visit requirements; assistance to students in attaining maximum educational benefits through proper course selection; advising concerning academic problems and requirements; referrals to appropriate college resources and support services; assistance with career development and placement; supporting of college student service programs; holding regularly scheduled office hours; participating in campus, faculty, professional, and community organizations, and activities; recognizing professional responsibilities toward growth and interpersonal relationships as an individual and as a member of the college community; and participating in department meetings.
A solid foundation of NIST cyber frameworks, use of general exploitation concepts and malicious hacking, experience analyzing network attacks, remote access attempts, and malicious code.
Demonstrated commitment to being and remaining current in the computer information field.
Candidate’s personal and educational philosophy must be compatible with mission, goals, and objectives of the College and academic program.
Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of the subject area to be taught.
Proficiency in oral and written communication in the language in which assigned courses will be taught.
Ability to communicate effectively and maintain positive working relationships with students, peers, supervisors, and staff.
Ability to work collaboratively with industry partners to develop academic programs to meet industry needs.
Belief in, and concern for, community service.
High ethical and moral character.
Willingness to teach in a variety of instructional delivery modes, including the use of instructional technologies and online learning management systems.
Commitment to diversity.
Commitment to meeting students’ learning needs and empowering students in their learning endeavors. Requires successful completion of a background check.
A master’s degree from a regionally-accredited institution of higher education in computer information sciences or directly-related degree.
General knowledge of networking protocols, and cybersecurity concepts.
A solid understanding of securing networks, and social engineering.
Two years of industry and / or teaching experience in cybersecurity.
Experience and experience with curriculum development and assessment of student learning outcomes.
Internal Number: PA700304P
About Central Ohio Technical College
COTC offers 45 degrees and certificates. Students choose COTC to gain hands-on, applicable experience to begin working in a technical field or to transfer those credits toward a bachelor's degree program at many of Ohio's public colleges and universities. COTC has articulation agreements with 22 four-year institutions.
The college’s main campus is located in Newark, Ohio, 35 miles east of Columbus, Ohio, the state’s capital. The greater Columbus area enjoys a thriving economy and boasts a population of over 2 million in its greater metropolitan area. With the college’s longstanding commitment to accessibility and affordability at the forefront, COTC implemented an aggressive plan for outreach and growth and now maintains three Higher Learning Commission (HLC) accredited full-service campuses in Coshocton, Knox and Pataskala, in addition to its main campus in Newark. The college is committed to providing education to all those who seek it, recognizing their diversity and needs. COTC is the only technical college in Ohio with four HLC accredited campuses.
COTC’s student-centered environment is at the core of all programming—from high-quality, hands-on instruction and resources... for first-generation college students and others who face personal challenges to opportunities for continued growth, development and success. Additionally, through its integration of academics and applied career preparation, COTC continues to be well aligned with local employer needs and economic development goals. The college offers 24 associate degree programs and 14 credit certificate programs in the in-demand fields of engineering technologies, computer and business information technologies, health technologies, public services and safety, and arts & sciences. The college offers additional customized workforce training through its Workforce Development Innovation Center (WDIC). Programs offered through the WDIC range from professional education and training of technical skill enhancement and safety certifications, to soft skills development and professional designation exam preparation.
COTC’s longstanding reputation for excellence allows the college to attract and maintain an excellent staff and faculty dedicated to the academic success of students. Further, through strategic planning and management, the college has eliminated all debt and remains debt free. From this position of strength, the college is well positioned for the future and maintains its vision is to be recognized as Ohio’s premier technical college focused on student success as well as for excellence in workforce development and technical education.
The Ohio State University at Newark offers the best of the Big Ten educational experience, including a rich research heritage and academic excellence. Small class sizes and interaction with faculty through research projects are unique features at Ohio State Newark. Students can complete bachelor's degree programs in education, nursing (RN to BSN), business, English, history and psychology. In addition, students can complete master's degrees in Early/Middle Childhood Education (M.Ed.) and in Integrated Teaching and Learning (M.A.), and most of the coursework for the master's in social work (M.S.W.). Students can take courses toward other Ohio State degree programs, and then transition on to the Columbus campus.