Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Provide instruction in assigned class(es) in coordination with your Department Chair and/or Associate Vice President and established course model syllabus/syllabi. Provide a high quality learning and teaching environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the college.
Teach assigned classes
Create an effective learning environment
Meet classes as assigned
Present instruction based on the student learning outcomes and performance levels of the course
Maintain accurate attendance and scholastic records of students
Use teaching methods designed for a variety of learning styles
Use course text, outlines, syllabi and other curriculum materials in accordance with college and departmental guidelines
Assist with maintaining a classroom environment emphasizing safety, good housekeeping, and equipment security
Participate in communications with the college and department and meet deadlines as required
Submit required reports
Participate in the college's assessment process, if required
Fulfill all contract provisions
Maintain a high level of professionalism as a representative of the college
Ability to demonstrate competence in areas expected to teach
Ability to plan, organize and deploy quality college level instruction
Ability to communicate effectively with adult learners and to maintain good relationships with staff and students.
Ability to exercise sound judgement, individual initiative, independent actions within a professional environment
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each specific duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the specific functions.
Education Minimum: Master's degree required in Biology or Master's degree with 18 graduate hours in Biology related course work.
Education Preferred: Master's degree required in Biology or Master's degree with 18 graduate hours in Biology related course work.
Experience Minimum: One year teaching experience.
Experience Preferred: Two to three years of teaching experience in a post-secondary environment, preferably at a community college. Specific experience with online instruction and educational technology is preferred.
Internal Number: 2777338
About Johnston Community College
Johnston Community College is committed to understanding the educational needs of the area's citizens, businesses, industries and service sectors. The college provides life-long educational opportunities consistent with our students' interests and abilities, prepares graduates capable of acquiring knowledge and succeeding in the regional and global community, and services as a positive, economic, social, and cultural catalyst in our diverse communities.