Geography/GIS - Part-Time (Adjunct) Faculty

Position Information

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Job Title Geography/GIS - Part-Time (Adjunct) Faculty
Job Number 03231
Department Geography
Job Category Faculty
Job Type Part-Time
Status Regular
Job Open Date 03/25/2017
Resume Review Date 04/03/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Position Summary

Sinclair Community College has an enrollment of approximately 24,000 students, a budget of 100 million, and is the largest community college in the State of Ohio. Sinclair is currently seeking people interested in part-time (adjunct) teaching for day, evening, online and weekend courses at our Downtown campus, Englewood and Huber Heights Learning Centers as well as our Courseview campus in Mason, OH.

Principal Accountabilities

*Plan and organize instruction in ways which maximize student learning
*Meet scheduled classes in accordance with college policy
*Prepare, distribute and submit syllabi for all assigned sections in accordance with department and divisional policies
*Employ appropriate teaching and learning strategies
*Modify, where appropriate, instructional methods and strategies to meet diverse student’s needs
*Employ available instructional technology when appropriate
*Support classroom and online efforts to promote student success
*Evaluate and return student work in a timely manner to promote learning
*Maintain accurate records of student progress
*Submit final grade rosters according to established deadlines
*Maintain confidentiality of student information
*Exercise stewardship of College facilities and materials
*Attend departmental, divisional and College meetings and events as feasible
*Maintain familiarity with College goals, mission and long-range plans


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s in geography or related field
  • Certification in GIS, information science, or related field
  • A thorough understanding of spatial data, spatial data acquisition, spatial analysis, and project management
  • Experience with GIS software
  • The ability to teach ESRI products
  • Two years of hands-on experience using ArcGIS Desktop
  • Desire to learn and expand technical knowledge in GIS and related technology

Recommended Qualifications:

  • Credential in GIS/GPS/GNSS industry
  • Prior teaching or training experience desired

The following characteristics are essential:

  • A demonstrated commitment to the mission of the community college

**All applicants must apply online to include attaching a resume and cover letter and the names of three references.

**Applicants must submit transcripts in order to be considered for the position. Documents such as transcripts and letters can be scanned, faxed or mailed to the Office of Human Resources 444 West Third St. Dayton, OH. 45402 (937) 512-2777.

**All candidates must complete a pre-employment background check. Official transcripts required for hire.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Please list any certifications that would support your application for this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. Do you have a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Do you have a minimum of a Master's Degree in a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. Do you have experience in any of the required or preferred areas? If so please describe which areas and how many years of experience?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Vita
  2. Associates Transcript
  3. Bachelors Transcript
  4. Masters Transcript
  5. Phd/EdD/JD Transcripts
  6. Letter of Recommendation (3)
  7. General Transcript