Tallahassee Community College — Instructional Faculty Positions for 2019-2020

Tallahassee Community College announces an opening for the following continuing contract instructional faculty positions for 2019-2020. Tallahassee Community College is a dynamic and growing comprehensive community college located in Tallahassee, Florida. The College’s 2017 fall enrollment of more than 12,400 students includes nearly 47 percent minority students. The College enjoys a strong reputation for teaching excellence and for producing graduates with Associate in Arts degrees, Associate in Science degrees, and college credit certificates. Tallahassee is also home to two state universities, Florida State University and Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. TCC partners with both universities and with a number of private higher education institutions to afford greater opportunities for all students, faculty, and surrounding communities. TCC also partners with area businesses and organizations to meet local workforce needs.

Faculty responsibilities include instruction, curriculum, service and support of college policies and procedures, and professional development. Starting salaries for instructional faculty positions are competitive.   

BUSINESS FACULTY

Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in any combination of the following subject areas: accounting, business, business administration, finance, human resources, international business, marketing, or management.  Preference will be given to candidates with a minimum of two years of work related experience and strong communication and organizational skills.

CHEMISTRY FACULTY

Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of a Master’s degree in chemistry, or in a closely related field with at least 18 graduate semester hours in chemistry. The primary teaching responsibilities may include both general chemistry and organic chemistry and corresponding labs.

COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY FACULTY

Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of a Master’s degree or a Master’s degree with 18 graduate hours in computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, or related field with experience in computer applications, software development, web technologies or website management, computer information systemsTeaching assignments include freshman and sophomore level programming and web programming courses using .NET, procedural and/or OOP languages.

EARTH SCIENCE FACULTY

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree with a major in geology, oceanography, meteorology, environmental sciences or earth science or 18 graduate semester hours in geology, oceanography, meteorology, physical geography, environmental sciences or earth science + Master’s degree.

ENGLISH FACULTY

Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of a Master’s degree with a major in English, literature, or creative writing or a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in creative writing, English, literature or a combination of at least 18 graduate hours in any of these areas. Other assignments are possible in literature.

LIBRARIAN FACULTY

Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of a Master’s degree in Library and Information Studies or a closely related discipline.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience or coursework in educational pedagogy, library instruction, or information literacy.  Librarians may teach Information Literacy as part of their regular duties.

PHYSICS/ASTRONOMY FACULTY

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in physics or a physical science -or- 18 graduate semester hours in physics or a physical science + Master’s degree. Ability to teach Astronomy and Physics is preferred.

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APPLICATION PROCEDURE

  1. Complete the online TCC application for the position(s) of interest at     http://tccemployment.silkroad.com
  2. The following documents are required when completing the online application:
    • Resume/CV     
    • Letter of interest addressing the following faculty attributes and responsibilities.
      • Commitment to student retention, success and completion.
      • Commitment to  the continuous improvement of student learning
      • Ability to use of technology and innovative approaches to enhance teaching and learning, including online learning and alternative delivery systems.
      • Willingness to support a diverse population of learners inside and beyond the classroom.
      • Commitment to the mission and values of the comprehensive Community College
      • Ability to work in a collaborative, student-centered environment.
    • Unofficial transcript(s) of all relevant college coursework.
    • Teaching Philosophy

Applicants currently enrolled as graduate students who anticipate completing their course of study May 31, 2019 are encouraged to apply, but must submit from the dean of their school their current standing and anticipated program completion date in addition to the required documents listed above.

The application review process will begin January 15, 2019 and will remain open until all vacancies have been filled. Please note that applications received after January 15, 2019 may not be given consideration.

***TCC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/E-Verify Employer ***

The selected candidate identified for this position will be required to successfully complete a criminal background check, which may include fingerprinting.

The College uses E-Verify as part of the I-9 process to verify the work eligibility of all new hires.  Tallahassee Community College does not discriminate against any person on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its programs and activities. Inquiries regarding the College’s non-discrimination policies may be directed to: Renae Tolson, Equity Officer, Room 239 Administration Building, 444 Appleyard Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32304, (850) 201-6074, tolsonr@tcc.fl.edu.

CONTACT INFORMATION
FACULTY HIRING  •  HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
Tallahassee Community College  •  444 Appleyard Drive  •  Tallahassee, FL 32304-2895
P: 850.201.8510  •  F:  (850) 201.8489  •  E: facpos@tcc.fl.edu  •  W: www.tcc.fl.edu

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