The primary responsibility of a faculty member in the Virginia Community College System shall be to provide quality instruction for the students. The major emphasis shall be on good teaching by working with students in classrooms, laboratories, individual conferences, and related activities—to help the student develop their interests and abilities to their fullest capacity to become a better person, a better worker, and a better citizen.
Description of Duties and Tasks:
Responsible for teaching Environmental Science lectures and labs, advising students and participating on committees and other campus and college-wide activities. If qualified, may teach Biology or Geology courses when needed.
Minimum Qualifications :
Master's Degree in the Environmental Science or Master's with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching field.
Doctorate’s Degree in the Environmental Science or In addition to an Master’s Degree in Environmental Science, the candidate has 18 graduate semester hours in Biology or Geology. College level teaching experience and/or relevant work experience. Ability to use instructional technologies.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
This position has an expected start date of August 2019.
Internal Number: 21751
About Northern Virginia Community College
Begun in 1964, Northern Virginia Community College offers a quality and convenient educational experience at an affordable price. NOVA is the largest educational institution in Virginia and the second-largest community college in the United States, comprising of more than 75,000 students and 2,600 faculty and staff members. NOVA is also one of the most internationally diverse colleges in the United States, with a student body consisting of individuals from more than 180 countries. Located near Washington, D.C., the College includes six campuses. NOVA is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and offers more than 160 degrees at the associate's level and certificate programs.