Instructor/Assistant Professor of Science/Engineering
Rockland Community College
Suffern, NY, USA
Instructor/Assistant Professor of Science (Engineering)
Full-Time, 10 Month, Tenure Track
Provide engineering and physics instruction in an environment that encourages student success. Individual will create a student-centered learning environment that incorporates best practices and academic technology in the classroom.
Teach all courses in all levels of engineering and physics.
Fulfill all FT faculty responsibilities as stipulated in the faculty contract.
Design/develop/evaluate curriculum including the update of LAPs/degree sheets.
Incorporate and utilize technology in the classroom.
Provide academic advisement and tutoring
Serve on at least one (1) college/division committee.
Participate in outcomes assessment activities at the course/dept./institutional level
Hold office hours at all times classes are in session.
Maintain academic and/or professional currency/credentials
In addition to daytime courses, you may be expected to have evening/weekend assignments.
Perform other job-related duties as assigned
Education and Certification:
Master's Degree in Engineering or related field from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization.
College level teaching experience in the discipline.
Community college teaching experience and the ability to teach more than one discipline.
Starting Rank and Salary: Academic rank and salary are commensurate with credentials and experience.
Include three (3) professional references (including names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses). References will not be contacted without prior permission of the candidate.
Employment at the College may be subject to the favorable result of a background investigation. Official transcripts will be required upon employment. Foreign transcripts which are not accompanied by an evaluation from an approved agency may not be reviewed. Applicants may contact NACES (National Association of Credential Evaluating Service) at www.naces.org to obtain a list of members providing this service. Any expenses incurred for this service must be borne by the applicant. Foreign transcript translations by applicant or educational institution are not acceptable.
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Rockland Community College is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities. Our mission demonstrates a strong public commitment to a diverse and inclusive campus community.
Rockland Community College, State University of New York, is located 25 miles northwest of NYC. The majority of its students transfer to four-year colleges, and many find immediate employment upon earning their associate's degree or certificate. The College also offers others, from preschoolers to senior citizens, the opportunity to learn something new.
RCC is the only public higher education institution in Rockland County. It has served as an educational resource for Rockland since 1959, offering small classes, personal attention and caring faculty. In addition to the main campus in Suffern, the College operates a center in Haverstraw. About 9,000 people are enrolled in credit and non-credit courses, and over 200,000 visit the campus each year for cultural, recreational and commercial events.