Job Summary / Basic Function Job Summary: This position is responsible for teaching courses as assigned. This position reports directly to the Department Chair of General Education and Developmental Studies. Hours vary depending on need and course schedule.
Major Essential Job Functions: Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach courses as scheduled
Attend adjunct faculty meetings
Assess courses on departmental and institutional levels
Complete Basic Blackboard Certification
Complete Title IX training
Must have reliable transportation for travel to assigned instructional sites
Attend Teaching and Learning Center to upgrade teaching skills
Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications Minimum Education Required: Masters Degree in the subject area or a Masters Degree with a minimum of 18 hours in the subject area.
Key Competencies: Knowledge of teaching methodologies/pedagogical strategies. Actively engage students in the learning process. Ability to work well in a team environment. Possess good verbal and written communication skills. Possess good time management skills. Maintain ethical and professional behavior. Aware of national issues and trends. Ability to perform basic skills in Microsoft Office applications. Ability to easily adapt to learning technologies. Familiarity with policies and procedures contained in TSUS and LIT Policies and Procedures Manual.
Job Conditions: While performing the essential functions of this job, work is normally performed in a typical classroom/office environment with moderate noise.
LIT Expectation of Quality: Employee will support the mission of Lamar Institute of Technology by providing high quality, professional services, timely responses and solutions to customer requests.
Preferred Qualifications Minimum Experience Required: Preferred: Experience teaching in Higher Education Experience teaching in a technical or community college
EEO Statement Lamar Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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Home to more than 14,000 students, Lamar University is one of the fastest growing universities in Texas and is a member of The Texas State University System. LU offers more than 100 programs of study leading to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The 270-acre campus in Beaumont is about 90 miles east of Houston and about 25 miles west of Louisiana