Computer Science and Information Systems Instructor

Metropolitan Community College
Missouri, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Dec 21, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Instructional Technology & Design, Teacher Education, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Information

Position Information

Career Opportunity Number 21-213 Position Title: Computer Science and Information Systems Instructor Location MCC - Any Location Position Type: Full-Time Class Category Faculty Job Open Date 12/21/2021 Job Close Date 01/24/2022 Open Until Filled Yes Initial Screen Date: 01/26/2022 Minimal Qualifications:
· Bachelor’s degree or higher in a related CSIS field; OR
· Bachelor’s degree or higher in any field plus 4 years of equivalent training and experience in a qualifying field; OR
· Associates degree in a related field plus 4 years of equivalent training and experience in related field. OR
· Associates degree in an unrelated field plus 6 years equivalent training and experience in related field.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Preferred Qualifications:
· Master’s degree in a related CSIS field, OR
· Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate credit hours in a qualifying field.
· Expertise in software development.
· Expertise in cyber security.
· Industry certifications in A+, Network+, Linux+, Security+
· Experience using assessment techniques to promote teaching and learning excellence.
· Demonstrated experience with current pedagogical and instructional methods.
· Demonstrated experience with utilizing a variety of classroom technologies.
· Demonstrated ability to work and communicate effectively with all constituencies of a diverse community.
· Strong oral and written communication skills.

Work Hours
Normally scheduled Monday through Friday; may be required to work different shifts to include evenings and/or weekends. Schedule subject to change based upon department needs. Compensation Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Special Instructions to Applicants
This position will teach at both the Penn Valley and Blue River Campuses.

Positions contingent on budget-appropriated funding. Position available Fall 2022 unless otherwise approved.

Cover letter, resume, and transcripts are required and must be attached to the online application to receive any consideration.

An MCC application must be accompanied by the following:

A cover letter which indicates the position of interest and addresses the following:
  • The highlights of your education and experience which specifically prepare you for this position;
  • The mission of the community college and how you would contribute to the mission;
  • How your teaching style would reflect the diverse learning style of our students;
  • Your familiarity with the instructional technology appropriate to your discipline;
  • The basis for your familiarity with multi-culturalism as you would apply it to your discipline; and
  • The methods of assessment you would use to assess student learning outcomes.
A resume to include three professional references with name, address, and phone number.
Official or student copies of your transcripts.
Official transcripts are required if selected for interview.


Brief Description of Duties:
Full-time members of the faculty are professional educators who have the primary responsibility of instruction and management of assigned classes. Additional responsibilities include fulfilling the Metropolitan Community College mission, vision, values, strategic plan, Board of Trustees’ charges and educational philosophy, and primary goal of providing a quality education for all students attending the college.

Essential Faculty Duties:
Deliver effective instruction.
-Assess student learning.
-Manage classes and learning environments – Foster a positive classroom-learning environment by presenting information in a way that is inclusive to all learners.
-Support learning through student engagement – Incorporate pedagogical strategies such as active learning, authentic and problem-based activities, and other successful teaching strategies into classroom instruction.
-Provide student guidance.
-Pursue professional development and remain current in academic field.
-Work with administration and faculty colleagues to promote the program to area constituencies, and work toward continued growth of the program.
-Actively participate collegially in department, campus, cross-college, discipline-specific, district, and community service activities.
-Perform other duties as assigned to provide a high-quality learning experience for students.

* EOE /M/F/Vet/Disabled

Special Requirements:
· Expertise in software development.
· Proficiency in two or more of the following languages: C++, Java, JavaScript, PHP, HTML5, CSS, MySQL.

Specific Experience Required:

Preferred Areas of Expertise:
Courses to be taught include:
Cyber Analytics
Penetration Testing
Network Security
Security Fundamentals
Cloud and Virtualization
Microsoft Operating Systems and Active Directory
Python Scripting
Computer hardware, software, and troubleshooting
Programming Fundamentals C++
Object Oriented Programming with Java
Object Oriented Programming with C++
Dot.Net Web Programming with C-Sharp
Data Structures and Algorithms
Introduction to Computer Architecture
Assembly Language Programming

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education you have as conferred through an official transcript?
    • Have not completed High School/GED
    • High School/GED
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Doctorate degree
  2. * Do you have teaching experience, as supported by the employment history listed on your online application?
    • No
    • Yes
  3. * How much full-time industry employment in a computer science or closely related occupation area do you have, as supported by the employment history listed on your online application? (could include appropriate documented consulting or development experience)
    • less than one year
    • between 1 and 3 years experience
    • between 3 and 5 years experience
    • between 5 and 7 years experience
    • between 7 and 10 years experience
    • ten or more years experience
  4. How did you learn about this position?
    • Academic Keys
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Craigslist
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Dos Mundos
    • Employee referral
    • Facebook
    • HigherEdJobs
    • Indeed
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Kansas City Call
    • Kansas City Globe
    • Kansas City Hispanic News
    • LinkedIn
    • MCC Website
    • Monster
    • Other Source
    • Twitter
Optional & Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Transcript 01
Optional Documents
  1. Transcript 02
  2. Transcript 03
  3. Transcript 04
  4. Transcript 05
  5. Other Document 01
  6. Other Document 02
  7. Curriculum Vitae
  8. Certification
  9. Letter of Recommendation 01
  10. Letter of Recommendation 02
  11. Letter of Recommendation 03
  12. Other Document 03
  13. Other Document 04

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