Position InformationWorking Title Culinary Arts Faculty
Position Status Full Time Department School of Business and Industry General Summary
This is a full time teaching position in the culinary arts department housed in our new 13,000 square ft. state of the art facility. The culinary arts faculty member serves to instruct students and contribute to program and college growth. With the new facility and program leadership, the program is positioned for exponential growth and regional impact.
Specific Position Duties
1. Maintains up-to-date knowledge in the teaching field; 2. Demonstrates willingness and ability to teach various courses, times, locations, and delivery methods, as needed and as reasonably requested by the college; 3. Utilizes appropriately challenging coursework to help students realize their full potential as learners; 4. Provides students with written expectations, e.g., syllabi, policies, assignment instructions, graded evaluations, etc.; 5. Administers tests which are appropriate to course content, including a comprehensive final exam measuring overall grasp of course objectives; 6. By various ways and means of instructing students, affirms the worth and dignity of all persons and the right of all persons to learn; 7. 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; 8. Prepares adequately for class and arrives promptly at class meetings, labs, and any other scheduled instructional activities; 9. Delivers material in a clear and understandable manner; 10. Addresses student concerns, i.e., comments, questions, and input, both in class and via posted office hours, timely electronic communication, and other suitable means; 11. Effectively handles routine procedures necessary for the successful, day-to-day operation of the department as delegated by the department chair; 12. Submits required reports and schedules in a timely manner to the department chair; 13. Maintains effective relationships with professional counterparts throughout the college and the community; 14. Maintains individual student advisement on degree plans and degree applications in order to comply with completion requirements; 15. Assists with recruiting, marketing, and outreach for department programs; and, 16. Actively participates in college functions and events, and engages in community service.
An earned associate degree from a regionally accredited institution in culinary arts, culinary management, hospitality management, restaurant/catering management or related field, and three years industry experience.
Preferred Qualifications Reporting Relationship Work Hours Varied according to schedule
Posting Detail InformationPosting Number F00221P
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