GIS Program Head, Northern Virginia Community College

Job Title 9 Month Teaching Faculty -GIS (Loudoun)
Department Communication and Human Studies-
Posting Number 01161P
Campus Loudoun, VA – 20164-8699
Full or Part Time Full Time
Position End Date (if temporary)
Required Travel
Relocation Covered
Base Pay $47,465.00 – $72,984.00

Position Summary Information

Basic Function The primary responsibility of a faculty member in the Virginia Community College System shall be to provide quality instruction for the students. The major emphasis shall be on good teaching by working with students in classrooms, laboratories, individual conferences, and related activities—to help the
student develop their interests and abilities to their fullest capacity to become a better person, a better worker, and a better citizen.
Duties and Responsibilities Duties include teaching courses in GIS as well as overseeing the entire GIS progam, chairing the GIS Advisory Board, developing connections with business partners, and community outreach. Duties also include growing enrollment in the program and expansion of online courses.
Minimum Qualifications Applicants must have Master’s Degree in Geospatial Information Systems or Master’s with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching field. College level teaching experience and/or relevant work experience. Ability to use instructional technologies. Excellent interpersonal, analytical, and oral/written communication skills. The successful candidate must be willing to teach a combination of day, evening, weekend, and online classes with the ability to be flexible to work at any of the College’s locations. Successful completion and passing of a criminal background check is required.
Preferred Qualifications Doctorate in Geospatial Information Systems.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Demonstrated teaching ability at the community college level and/or four-year college level; outstanding command of instructional technologies; ability to speak and write well; demonstrated commitment to advising students; experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at NOVA.
Operation of a State Vehicle No

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 03/26/2015
Close Date 04/16/2015