Job | Geology Instructor, Part-Time @ Rio Hondo College


  • Position: Geology Instructor, Part-Time
  • Employer: Rio Hondo College
  • Qualifications: Master’s degree in geology, geophysics, earth sciences, meteorology, oceanography or paleontology
  • Location: Whittier, California, USA
  • Application Deadline: the position is available until 16th June 2017
  • Applications: here
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Offer full description:

Job Number: FAC00075P
Position Title: Geology Instructor, Part-Time
Position Type: Faculty Part Time Pool
Percentage Employee: Not to exceed 60%
Starting Date: As needed – This is to establish a pool for future part-time teaching positions.
Salary: Dependent upon academic background and educational experience. Please visit our website at http://www.riohondo.edu/hr/hr-documents/ to see the faculty salary schedule.

FLSA: Exempt
Location: Main Campus
Department: Geology
Open Date: 05/16/2017
Closing Date: 06/16/2017, Open Until Filled

Minimum Qualifications
Master’s degree in geology, geophysics, earth sciences, meteorology, oceanography or paleontology
OR
Bachelor’s degree in geology AND Master’s in geography, physics, or geochemistry
OR
The equivalent.
OR
A valid California Community College Credential authorizing service in the appropriate subject matter
AND
Demonstrate a sensitivity to, and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation and ethnic backgrounds of community college students.

Equivalencies
The Equivalency is: GEOLOGY: A Bachelor’s degree in geology AND one of the following: 1. A Master’s degree in geography, physics, or geochemistry OR 2. A Master’s degree in a natural science and the completion of a minimum of 15 units of upper division and 15 units of graduate level coursework in Geology.

Responsibilities
Assignment may include teaching courses as assigned during day or evening, weekday or weekends or online.

Have a commitment to professional excellence and continuous growth in the fields of teaching.

Other professional responsibilities and activities normally expected of members of community college faculty as described by Board Policies and the California Education code.

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Foreign Degrees
Any degree from a country other than the United States, including Canada and Great Britain, must be evaluated by an Evaluation Service prior to the closing date. Certification must be attached with copies of transcripts.

Position Description
Applications are now being accepted to develop a list of qualified candidates for Geology Instructor Part-Time teaching positions.

Application Procedure
Applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. PT on the closing date.

Applicants must submit a complete online application that includes the items listed.

Rio Hondo College online application (which includes supplemental questions)
Résumé/Curriculum Vitae
Complete transcripts of all colleges/university studies, including degree earned (copies will be accepted)
Transcripts must include degree awarded and confer date (please circle conferral date on transcripts) .Transcripts without this information and online applications without transcripts will be disqualified.
PAPER APPLICATIONS AND APPLICATION MATERIALS SENT VIA MAIL, FAX, OR EMAIL WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED.
NOTE THAT ALL CORRESPONDENCE, INCLUDING INTERVIEWINVITATIONS, WILL BE SENT VIA EMAIL.

Additional Information
The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires the District obtain documentation from every individual who is employed which verifies identity and authorizes his/her right to work in the United States.
Successful candidate is responsible for verifying all prior work experience and providing all academic transcripts for purposes of salary placement.
As a condition of employment, the selected applicant must provide a set of fingerprints (at the applicant’s expense) taken by an official LiveScan agency.
Provide a Certificate of Tuberculosis Exam for initial employment (The certificate must be renewed every 4 years as a condition of continuing employment).
For positions requiring a valid California driver’s license, proof of insurability is required.
Applicants who are protected under the Americans with Disabilities Act and require accommodations for completing the application process, testing (if required for position), or the interview, please notify the Human Resources Office.
A copy of this announcement will be provided in Braille to visually impaired applicants upon request.

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Commitment to Diversity
All applicants must have demonstrated cultural competency and sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students and staff.

Cancel RTF Policy
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO RE-OPEN, RE-ADVERTISE, DELAY OR CANCEL FILLING THIS POSITION.
THIS RECRUITMENT MAY BE USED TO FILL FUTURE VACANCIES.

EEO Statement
Rio Hondo College is committed to employing qualified administrators, faculty and staff members who are dedicated to student success. The Board recognizes that diversity in the academic environment fosters cultural awareness, promotes mutual understanding and respect, and provides suitable role models for all students. The Board is committed to hiring and staff development processes that support the goals of equal opportunity and diversity, and provide equal consideration for all qualified candidates.”


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Lurdes Fonseca

Assistant Professor and Researcher at University of Lisbon
Sociologist (PhD), Paleontologist (Researcher in Micropaleontology), Majors in Sociology and Biology, Minor in Geology. Main interests in Paleontology: Microfossils, Molecular fossils, Paleobiology and Paleoecology. (read more about me)