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Title: PHILOSOPHY/HUMANITIES INSTRUCTOR
Type: Career Service
Department: History, Languages, Social Sciences, and Education
Graduation from a regionally-accredited institution with a master’s degree in philosophy or humanities. In addition, if the master’s degree is in humanities, a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in philosophy is required. If the master’s degree is in philosophy, a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in humanities is required. Eighteen (18) graduate semester hours in any combination of at least two of the qualifying fields – art history, classics, drama, history, interdisciplinary studies, language and literature, liberal studies, music appreciation/music history, philosophy, and western civilization – may substitute for the 18 graduate semester hours in humanities. Successful results of a criminal background check are required.
Pursuant to College policy, it is an employment eligibility requirement for an applicant to meet the requirements of § 435.04(2), Florida Statutes, related to background investigations. Any person failing to meet the requirements of the statute will be deemed not qualified to hold employment in this position. A Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) approved background check will be conducted on every successful candidate as a condition of employment, and any person who fails to disclose any adverse information contained in the background investigation at the time of submitting the employment application will be disqualified from employment.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Prefer post-secondary teaching experience and experience teaching distance learning courses.
SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS: Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, résumé, and unofficial transcripts to supplement the online application. If veteran’s preference is claimed, a copy of the DD-214 must be submitted. The supplemental materials must be uploaded and assigned to the online application. If you have any questions, contact Tanesha McCreary at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pensacola State College does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, color, gender/sex, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, or genetic information in its educational programs, activities or employment. For inquiries regarding Title IX and the College’s nondiscrimination policies, contact the Executive Director of Institutional Diversity and Student Conduct at (850) 484-1759, Pensacola State College, 1000 College Boulevard, Pensacola, Florida 32504.
Duties: The Philosophy/Humanities Instructor position is a 9-month, tenure-track faculty position with an anticipated start date of August 2019. The successful candidate will teach humanities, introductory philosophy, and other philosophy courses as assigned. This position requires effective teaching and advising of diverse students, excellent oral and written communication skills, and a commitment to the comprehensive state college mission. The instructor will prepare course plans and materials, effectively deliver subject matter content, monitor student attendance and progress, participate on departmental and College committees, participate in curriculum development, support activities that foster retention, participate in the selection of textbooks, assess student learning outcomes, and take part in other service and professional development activities. Multiple campus, day, evening, and distance learning teaching assignments are possible. This position reports to the Department Head, History, Languages, Social Sciences, and Education.
Salary: $35,880.00 - $41,880.00 for a 9-month contract with a master�s degree. - $40,575.00 - $46,575.00 for a 9-month contract with a doctoral degree.
Open Until Filled – Review of applications will begin May 29, 2019. To receive full consideration, the online application and supplemental application materials must be received by May 28, 2019.
Non-Discrimination Policy Statement: Pensacola State College does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, color, gender/sex, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information in its educational programs, activities, or employment. For inquiries regarding Title IX and the College’s nondiscrimination policies, contact the Executive Director of Institutional Diversity and Student Conduct at (850) 484-1759, Pensacola State College, 1000 College Blvd., Pensacola, Florida 32504.
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