Potomac State College, a part of the West Virginia University system of campuses, located in Keyser, West Virginia, seeks qualified candidates committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level in the following area:
Visiting Instructor in Equine Management
This position is full-time with full benefits and a starting date of January 2, 2020.
Duties: Teaching responsibilities include a wide range of equine, SAGE, and agricultural courses.
Successful candidates should demonstrate:
Experience developing and delivering courses in a variety of modes, including online courses that ensure quality and effective assessment;
A commitment to collegiality with peers and building a welcoming community;
A student-centered commitment to high academic standards and service to students, including an effective and conscientious commitment to academic advising;
A commitment to utilizing innovative teaching methodologies and systems which actively engage students in the learning process;
Experience developing student learning outcomes, and course and program assessments;
A commitment to working with faculty, staff, and students from diverse cultures and backgrounds.
A minimum of a master's degree in equine, agriculture business, or related field are required, or a master's degree with 18 credit hours in equine, agriculture business, or SAGE.
Excellence in previous college teaching experience and/or equine management is valued.
Complete the online application and upload (under Attachments):
Letter of interest
Unofficial college transcript(s)
Contact information for three professional references
Priority will be given to applications received by December 8, 2019. Deadline for applications is December 30.
Faculty Opportunities: Faculty will have an opportunity to participate in the cultural and intellectual life of West Virginia University and to benefit from professional development opportunities made available generally to university faculty while pursuing a commitment to undergraduate teaching and service at a small college with proven enrollment growth potential that offers a distinctive identity and academic culture.
Potomac State College is part of the West Virginia University system of campuses. At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Get more details at http://hr.wvu.edu.
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