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Assistant Professor, Geology, Riverside City College

Full-Time, Tenure Track
Salary: $61,182 to $94,265

BASIC FUNCTION:
Responsible for lecture and laboratory instruction in all geology and oceanography courses, participation in mentoring of students at the undergraduate level, and planning, organizing and executing geological field courses with length varying from one day to two weeks. Instructional assignments include teaching courses on weekdays, evenings and weekends.

EDUCATION:
Master's in geology, geophysics, earth sciences, meteorology, oceanography or paleontology; OR Bachelor's in geology AND Master's in geography, physics, or geochemistry; OR the equivalent. Ph.D. in geology preferred. (Degrees must be from accredited institutions.)

EXPERIENCE:
Demonstrated successful teaching experience at the college level is required, with two years or more desired. Geological fieldwork experience within the Western United States is preferred. Demonstrated experience as a professional consultant and/or Geological State License is desirable.

COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY:
Evidence of a sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students (E.C. 87360a).

ILLUSTRATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assignments are based upon the assumption of workload of forty hours weekly, including but not limited to conducting classes, class preparation, student evaluation, office hours, committee work, curriculum and program development, student learning outcomes assessment, program review, student activities, and other duties per the bargaining unit agreement.

Institutional service activities are expected of all faculty members.

Participation in discipline/department decision making processes and work regarding curriculum, program development and other matters are also expected of all department faculty.

Responsibilities also include maintaining standards of professional conduct and ethics appropriate to the professional position.

IMPORTANT NOTICES:
* Only electronic, on-line applications are accepted. All supporting materials, required or optional, must also be in electronic formats and attached to the electronic, on-line application when applying.

*Interested candidates must apply by 8:00 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, on February 9, 2018.

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