Full-time, tenure-track, 9-month instructor to teach agriculture, agronomy, and/or agribusiness courses in the agriculture programs starting Fall 2021. Courses are currently offered on the LLCC main campus in Springfield, IL and in the coming years may be expanded to Outreach Centers in Jacksonville, IL, Taylorville, IL and Litchfield, IL. The position includes both classroom and laboratory teaching. Duties will include teaching 15 contact hours per semester of assigned classes and labs; preparing lessons and course syllabi; creating a learning environment that fosters student success and active learning; developing, integrating, evaluating and reviewing student learning outcomes in support of the College’s ongoing accreditation; participating in departmental/institutional operations and program review; evaluating and assisting students; keeping accurate records of student performance, including following grading and registration and records procedures; providing students with timely feedback; maintaining office hours; participate in professional development to maintain current in the discipline and grow as a faculty member; utilizing instructional technology in support of the teaching/learning process; and contributing to a collegial and collaborative work environment.
Master’s degree from an accredited institution with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in agriculture, agronomy, and/or agribusiness
Prior teaching experience or agriculture industry experience