Responsibilities include teaching SMALLFARMS (HALT 2321), a college course (lecture + lab). Class topics include instruction in small farming techniques with emphasis on horticulture science including comprehensive and profitable guidelines. Topics include herbs, fruits, nut, and vegetable crops. At the end of the class, students should be able to: Identify major physical and biological factors that affect crops; utilize innovative production techniques for a small farming operation; demonstrate creative marketing techniques for small farming operations; and design productive and profitable small farming operations.
The class is scheduled on Wednesdays, 2:30-5:50 p.m. in Gainesville. It meets once a week from August 26-December 13, excluding November 27. Compensation is $590 per semester hour.
Subject to criminal history check.
Associate Degree in field and at least three years work experience or Bachelor Degree/Masters Degree in the discipline.
Required Skills & Abilities:
Three or more years current work experience in a horticulture related field.
Degree awarded in field and at least three years work experience in the area of assigned instruction confirmed by letter(s) from employer(s) or Bachelor Degree in the discipline
Bachelor's degree in related field.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
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Internal Number: 5064
About North Central Texas College
Established in 1924 under the leadership of Texas community college pioneer Randolph Lee Clark, North Central Texas College is the oldest continuously operating public two-year college in the state. From its roots as a small, rural "junior" college — an extension of the local public schools actually — NCTC has grown and matured into a comprehensive, full-service community college of truly regional scope, serving students from six major campuses located across its service area.Mission: North Central Texas College is dedicated to student success and institutional excellence. The College District encourages student achievement by providing affordable, quality learning environments, comprehensive student support, and public services.North Central Texas College ("NCTC") is an equal opportunity employer. NCTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, equal pay, or any other legally protected characteristic. NCTC prohibits harassment on the basis of a legally protected characteristic and/or retaliation for reporting a complaint.