Chemistry Instructor

Odessa College

United States

October 12, 2021

Description

Chemistry Instructor Bookmark this Posting Print Preview Apply for this Job Position Details Working Title Chemistry Instructor

Position Status Full Time Department School of Health Sciences General Summary

Able to teach all courses within the chemistry department and maintain labs and hazardous waste materials and records. Oversees and supervises classes in the Department.

Specific Position Duties

Teach assigned courses in the curriculum; Teach Web, Web-enhanced, and ITV classes as requested, using a variety of instructional technologies including Tegrity; Teach collegeNow (Dual Credit) classes to locations in the west Texas area; Assist with recruitment, advising, and retention activities as well as participate in various departmental and campus-wide committees; and Help maintain departmental hazardous waste and records pertaining to the waste; Maintains up-to-date knowledge in the teaching field; Demonstrates willingness and ability to teach various courses, times, locations, and delivery methods, as needed and as reasonably requested by the college; Utilizes appropriately challenging coursework to help students realize their full potential as learners; Provides students with written expectations, e.g., syllabi, policies, assignment instructions, graded evaluations, etc.; Administers tests which are appropriate to course content, including a comprehensive final exam measuring overall grasp of course objectives; By ways and means of instructing students, affirms the worth and dignity of all persons and the right of all persons to learn; Maintains an appropriate learning and assessment climate in the classroom, whether traditional, web, or distance, which encourages the free exchange of ideas while defending academic honesty and objectivity; Prepares adequately for class and arrives promptly at class meetings, labs, and any other scheduled instructional activities; Delivers material in a clear and understandable manner; Addresses student concerns, i.e., comments, questions, and input, both in class and via posted office hours, timely electronic communication, and other suitable means.

Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree with 18 or more graduate hours in Chemistry from a regionally- accredited institution; Computer literacy; Demonstrated ability to teach students from a wide spectrum of ages and diverse cultural and social backgrounds, including high school students who are enrolled in dual credit classes; Excellent communication and presentation skills; Excellent work ethic; and Commitment to teaching excellence.

Preferred Qualifications Reporting Relationship Work Hours Varied according to schedule

Posting Number F00093P

Job Open Date Special Instructions Summary Quick Link for Internal Postings https: // jobs.odessa.edu/postings/4128

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