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Adjunct Instructor (Geography)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

All applicants are required to apply via our website at: jobs.pvamu.edu on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site. The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process.

Position Details

Classification Information

FLSA Exempt
Min Salary or Wage N/A
Mid Salary or Wage N/A
Required Education

1 year of Geography teaching experience at the college level.

Required Experience

MA in Geography

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Demonstrated ability to teach Geographic Information System (GIS).

Required Certification(s)/Licensure(s)

N/A

Department Information

Department Name Social Work, Behavioral & Political Sciences
Department Location G.R. Woolfolk Building

Position Information

Posting Title Adjunct Instructor (Geography)
Preferred Education

PhD in Geography.

Preferred Experience Requirements

Three or more years of Geography teaching experience at a college level.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Demonstrated ability to teach Geographic Information System (GIS).

Preferred Licenses/Certifications

N/A

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number ADJ00097JP
Posting Summary

The Division of Social Work, Behavioral and Political Sciences, seeks candidates who are committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching with a demonstrated ability to teach Geographic Information System (GIS), World Regional Geography, Cultural Geography, and Introduction to Geography.
The successful candidate’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to teaching four or five sections of geography courses as assigned for the semester, advising students, and serving on committees. In addition to teaching and service, the candidate is required to demonstrate a sustained interest and active engagement in research and publication.

Posting Type OPEN TO ALL APPLICANTS
Number of Vacancies
Open Date 04/06/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

All applicants are required to apply via our website at: jobs.pvamu.edu on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site.

The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process.

Special Requirements

Faculty (including non-tenure positions) – The appointment date for this position will be for September 1, 2017 or after.

Background Check Required Yes
Advertising Summary

N/A

Posting Text Approved by Research Compliance

The Division of Social Work, Behavioral and Political Sciences, seeks candidates who are committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching with a demonstrated ability to teach Geographic Information System (GIS), World Regional Geography, Cultural Geography, and Introduction to Geography. The successful candidate’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to teaching sections of geography courses as assigned for the semester, advising students, and serving on committees. In addition to teaching and service, the candidate is required to demonstrate a sustained interest and active engagement in research and publication.

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's Degree (M.A) or above in Geography?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How much experience do you have teaching Geography at the college level?
    • None
    • Less than 1 year
    • 1 year
    • 1+ years
  3. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  4. * Please indicate the media/advertising location where you heard about this employment opportunity.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. References List