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Adjunct Faculty - Agriculture

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Work type: Adjunct Faculty
Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Categories: Adjunct Faculty

General Description of Position: Adjunct Faculty are hired each semester on an as-needed basis.  Adjunct Faculty are responsible for creating a learning environment that assists students in reaching their goals; and for providing effective instruction and assessment within the framework of common syllabi provided.  
Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Facilitates student learning by delivering assigned classes in accordance with College policy and course objectives.
  • Makes optimal use of available technology to enhance instructional methods.
  • Develops/maintains course outlines, syllabi, lesson plans, assignments, tests, and materials.  Maintains accurate student records, grades, and other requirements.
  • Engages with students in meaningful and productive ways that impact student learning and leads to a positive experience with Ivy Tech Community College, shows evidence of developing and implementing active classroom teaching strategies focused on engaging students with their learning (curricular).
  • Interacts with students and co-workers in a professional and cooperative manner, complies with College policies, campus guidelines and expectations.
  • Maintains safe, quality classrooms, laboratories and equipment.

 

This is not to be construed as an exhaustive list. Other duties logically associated with this position may be assigned. All responsibilities will be conducted within the parameters of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), other applicable regulatory requirements, and professional standards.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must have strong working knowledge of current technologies appropriate to area of instruction and meet faculty credentials as outlined in the ASOM 7.1 for the specific area(s) of instruction. Conducts all activities with an appreciation and respect for diversity of people, styles, and views. Promote same as an integral part of one's work.

    Three years Horticulture Experience Required

    A qualified faculty member in Agriculture meets the School of Technology criteria:

    1. Possesses an earned baccalaureate or higher degree, from a regionally accredited institution, in the fields of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Agriculture Education, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Systems Management, Agronomy, Animal Science, Botany, Horticulture, or Plant Science; or

    2. Possesses a current Workplace Specialist License granted by the Indiana Department of Education appropriate to course objectives and directly linked to credentials, certifications, and competencies listed in the Curriculum of Record (COR), or

    3. Possesses an earned associate or higher degree, from a regionally accredited institution
    directly related to the program’s discipline, and has two years of directly related work experience.

    **Must be able to teach on campus for in-person courses**

 

Preferred Qualifications: **Ideally seeking candidate with Hydroponic and/or Aquaponic experience**
Other Requirements:

 

Selected candidate for employment will be subject to pre-employment background checks, including criminal history check, and any offer of employment will be contingent upon that outcome.

Official transcripts required upon hiring.

Work Hours:  Varies
Hiring Range:  
Team Ivy Referral:  
Special Instructions to Applicants:  Copies of transcripts will be required at time of interview.  Official transcripts will be required at time of hire.

 

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Applications close: US Eastern Standard Time

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