Marieb Health & Human Services Visiting Faculty (Pooled Position)

Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida, United States
Salary Not Specified
Closing date
Sep 26, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Professional Fields, Library & Information Sciences, Other Professional Fields, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology, Human Development & Family Sciences
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Details

Job Summary

As a Visiting instructor you will teach at the undergraduate level and/or graduate level, as applicable; be involved in course and/or curriculum development; conduct research/scholarship; participate on College and University committees and/or initiatives; and perform other duties as assigned.
Florida Gulf Coast University is a comprehensive university dedicated to quality education, research, and service. All faculty are expected to: be excellent teachers, responsive to changing professional needs; be committed to innovative delivery of instruction resulting in improved student learning; be committed to effective use of technology including distance learning; produce peer reviewed scholarship; and provide service to the College, University and Community. Teaching assignments may be on the main campus or at off-campus sites within our region.

Job Description

Typical duties include but are not limited to:

Plans and teaches curriculum in assigned course(s).

Prepares syllabi, and instruction materials, coordinates lectures, tests, and evaluates.

Maintains highest possible standards of classroom instruction.

Keeps abreast of new information and developments in field of instruction.

Actively serves on university committees.

Actively participates in institutional meetings.

Maintains professional skills through regular professional development, and other activities appropriate to higher education faculty.

Assists with the development of curriculum.

Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Additional Job Description

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in the field of instruction.

Must possess a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours from a regionally accredited institution in the field of instruction.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Ability to contribute effectively and collegially to a positive, dynamic, and inclusive learning environment for a diverse student population.

Experience or commitment to the use of technology in university teaching. Interest in collaborating both within and outside the University in the development and delivery of instruction resulting in improved student learning. Must value continued scholarship and service to the university, with a demonstrated ability or potential for developing a successful research program.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Appointment will be made on a 9-month or 12-month fixed appointment depending on the position appointment length.

Because applications and materials are subject to public review and retention under Florida’s Public Records Law, please DO NOT send examples of your project/ scholarship unless requested to do so. Therefore, all submitted materials including articles, disks, slides, books, etc., become the property of FGCU and CANNOT BE RETURNED. As applicable, finalists will be notified of the need to submit specific additional materials. Such materials will become the property of FGCU.

Under Florida’s Public Records law, applications will be available for public review upon request.

FGCU is an EOE AA /F/Vet/Disability Employer.

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