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Adjunct Faculty, Plant Science & Landscaping Technology

Cuyahoga Community College
Warrensville Heights, Ohio, US
Closing date
Jun 23, 2024

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Academic / Research
Conservation science
Salary Type
Employment Type
Full time
Adjunct Faculty, Plant Science & Landscaping Technology

Department: Health Careers & Sciences

Location: Eastern Campus

Reports To: Associate Dean

Recruitment Type: External/Internal

Requisition ID: req5172

Employment Type: Part-Time Faculty

Union Position: Non-Union

Work Schedule: To be determined based on business unit needs. Classes may be offered during the day, evening and/or weekend. Please indicate your availability when applying for this position.

Job Description:

Teaches a full range of landscape courses including equipment operations and maintenance, landscape practices, greenhouse production, turf grass, plant, pathology, entomology, soils, basic and advanced landscape contracting, landscape plants, and botany.

* Prepares and delivers learning activities in order to achieve course outcomes
* Prepares course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments and handouts
* Evaluates and grades students' class work, laboratory work, assignments, papers, and examinations
* Maintains and submits student attendance records, grades and other required documentation by specified deadlines
* Be available to students for coaching
* Periodic meetings with supervisors, division, or College, relative to teaching duties and training and development

Required Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in Horticulture or related field
* Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (or equivalent)
* Advanced communication (verbal, written and interpersonal) and organizational skills
* Sensitivity to respond appropriately to the needs of a diverse population

Preferred Qualifications:

* Master's degree in Horticulture or related field
* Teaching experience

Special Note: This is a part-time (adjunct) faculty position. Candidates will be interviewed and hired on an as-needed basis throughout the 2024-2025 academic year.

In order to be considered for an Adjunct faculty position, these additional documents are required to be uploaded: Unofficial transcript & license/certifications (Based on requirements outlined in posting).

Special Instructions to Applicants: During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement: Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution.

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