Teaches courses in Fire Science at a variety of times and locations in response to institutional needs
Makes continuous efforts to improve the quality of instruction by reviewing and utilizing innovative methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods
Develops and uses a syllabus for each course or laboratory within college and departmental guidelines
Plans, develops and uses a variety of teaching methods and materials that assist students in meeting course objectives and which are appropriate for students with differing educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles
Evaluates students to measure their progress toward achievement of stated course objectives and informs them in a timely manner of their progress in the course
Submits required college reports and forms
Reviews, evaluates, and recommends student learning materials
Maintains professional relationships with students, colleagues and the community
Provides access to students through posted office hours, electronic communication and other appropriate methods
Responsible for professional development and institutional service as determined in consultation with the Dean
Responsible for other reasonable related duties as assigned
The work requires considerable and strenuous physical exertion, such as frequent climbing of tall ladders, lifting heavy objects over 50 pounds, crouching or crawling in restricted areas, and defending oneself or others against physical attack.
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Associate's degree or higher in Fire Science or Bachelor's degree in any other discipline with 4 years non-teaching work experience in the fieldTexas Commission of Fire Protection, Fire Instructor 2, Fire Officer 1, Fire Fighter Intermediate with IFSAC seals for Fire Fighter I, Fire Fighter 2, Hazmat Awareness and Hazmat Operations
Internal Number: 31715
About Lone Star College
Lone Star College System, the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, is nationally recognized, globally connected and locally focused. Known for its innovative and visionary thinking, Lone Star College System is the fastest-growing community college in the nation and a major contributor to the local and regional economy. LSCS offers associate degrees and certification in many areas of study at a fraction of the cost of a four-year university like UT. Through its progressive partnerships with many four-year universities, LSCS also offers seamless opportunities to obtain bachelor's and master's degrees at one of its two University Centers. Throughout its 40 year history, Lone Star College has been steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Currently leading the charge to improve completion rates, LSCS is one of the only colleges in the nation to establish a formal Office of Completion and is the managing partner of Texas Completes, the statewide initiative that brings together five Texas college systems to advance deep student success reform.