Faculty: Professor of History

  • Jarvis Christian College
  • Hawkins, TX, USA
  • Feb 15, 2022
Full time History

Job Description

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Implements instructional activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences.
  • Identifies, selects, and modifies instructional resources to meet the needs of the students with varying backgrounds, learning styles, and special needs.
  • Maintains effective and efficient record keeping procedures.
  • Collaborates with peers to enhance the instructional environment.
  • Meets professional obligations through efficient work habits such as: meeting deadlines, holding classes the full period, calculating grades correctly prior to turning them in to the Registrar's Office, attending occasional on-campus functions after 5:00 p.m. and on weekends as requested.
  • Maintains strict confidentiality of records and information.
  • Develops departmental programs for majors, minors, professional areas and teaching certificates.
  • Prepares program brochures and related exhibits for departmental public relations.
  • Writes course outlines, submit course outlines to the Division Chair and teach course content. Meets scheduled classes promptly and engender appropriate classroom decorum and positive classroom discipline.
  • Provides coverage of classes during absence of colleagues.
  • Exhibits subject matter competence and pedagogical skill; prepare for classroom experiences that build upon the backgrounds of the students.
  • Maintains records and prepare and transmit regularly scheduled reports and non-recurring reports promptly to the appropriate recipient.
  • Keeps required office hours and be available on campus to confer with and advise students.
  • Duties include ordering books, advising students with major or minor areas in the department and updating degree plans as requested.
  • Maintains personal development through writing (proposals, etc) experiences, further studies, research, professional meetings and conferences of learned societies.
  • Implements departmental programs.
  • Belongs to professional organizations and actively participate in the work and meeting of these organizations.
  • Shares research and professional accomplishments with the total College and the larger academic and professional community.
  • Participates in area, departmental, divisional and all College faculty meetings.
  • Assists the College in its recruitment and retention efforts.
  • Becomes acquainted with the history of the College, its goals and objectives.
  • Serves as a role model both in and out of the classroom.
  • Performs other professional duties as assigned.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s degree in History; Ph.D., preferred.
  • Excellent oral and written communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated scholarly and research activity and willing to engage students in those activities.
  • Ability to interact with a diverse group of students with diverse learning styles.
  • Ability to adjust to diverse teaching modalities.
  • Innovative, high energy, able to engage students creatively in and outside the classroom setting

Application Details

To apply, please send by email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, transcripts, a writing sample, 3 letters of professional references (at least one from a previous employer) and a list of the three referees with their names, titles, telephone numbers, and email addresses are to be included in the application packet.  Review of application materials will begin ASAP and will continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates are to forward their application materials to ddelint@jarvis.edu,


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Application Deadline

open until filled