About Unity College:
For more than fifty years, Unity College has been preparing the
next generation of environmental professionals and leaders to
successfully face real-world challenges. With environmentally
focused degrees, Unity College offers affordable and accessible
degrees, certificates, and non-degree courses, through a variety of
modalities including hybrid, in-person, hyflex, and online.
Through the framework of sustainability science, Unity College
provides a liberal arts education that emphasizes the environment
and natural resources. Utilizing experiential and collaborative
learning, our graduates emerge as responsible citizens,
environmental stewards, and visionary leaders.
Unity College is seeking enthusiastic individuals to teach
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) courses for our online
undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Courses are online and
run for five weeks in eight different terms for undergraduate
students, and eight weeks in five different terms for graduate
- Courses to be potentially covered include Introduction to
Geographic Information Systems, Integrated Spatial Analysis and GIS
Application, Conservation Cartography and Visualization, as well as
Field Data Collection for GIS. Courses are taught asynchronously
with an average of 20 students per course.
The ideal candidate will possess a terminal degree (e.g. PhD,
in the discipline or a masters degree
experience in the profession in addition to the following:
- Experience with online teaching and previous use of Canvas is
- Prior experience in instructing Geographic Information Systems
(GIS) is strongly desirable. Professional work in GIS and its
practical applications are also desirable.
- Ability to efficiently operate a personal computer and
associated software (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.).
- Must have strong organizational and time management
- Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately.
- Personal commitment to the environmental focus and mission of
Unity Colleges distance education curriculum is 100% online. Our
Distance Education Adjuncts will teach remotely.
This is a temporary part time position and is not eligible for
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