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  Vacancy- Agriculture Instructor position available at Illinois Valley Community College  
  John Heiser  12/2/2021 8:36:00 AM  

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Agriculture Instructor, Tenure Track      Apply Online

Category: Faculty Full-Time
Date Posted: 12/1/2021

Location: Illinois Valley Community College
Date of Availability: 01/07/2022
Date Closing: 12/15/2021

Description:   Instructor in Agriculture, Tenure Track

Salary Range:  Commensurate with education and experience; excellent benefits package included

Position Summary:  IVCC is seeking an enthusiastic, flexible and highly energetic person to teach and assess student learning in the discipline of agriculture and serve as the Co-Program Coordinator to promote the program to internal and external stakeholders, prospective and current students, and to represent IVCC within the agricultural community.  Beginning January  2022, this instructor will play a key leadership role in building a strong program, preparing students for transfer to four-year institutions and others for employment in related areas such as animal science, business and precision agriculture, agronomy and cannabis production.

Qualifications:  Master’s degree in Agriculture or a Master's degree in a related discipline with 18 graduate credit hours in Agriculture from an accredited college/university required; teaching experience at the college level in Agriculture preferred, including familiarity with on-line courses; computer knowledge and commitment to the use of new technologies in the classroom; experience with Smart classroom technology; and demonstrated commitment to the mission of the community college. 
Working Conditions:  Office and Classrooms at main campus, the Ottawa Center, and extension sites

Application Procedure:  Complete IVCC's online application by clicking on the “Apply” link shown above and include a cover letter specifically addressing how your qualifications meet the duties and responsibilities outlined in the job description, resume, and applicable (unofficial) transcripts.   A full job description is attached.  Applications are accepted until the position is filled though priority will be given to applications received on or before Wednesday, December 15, 2021.  Employment is contingent upon criminal background check and a medical examination; official transcripts required upon hire; employment sponsorship is not available.   AA/EOE


John Heiser
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 815-509-5404 Cell: 815-509-5404
Address: 535 Elm Pl, Suite #4, Princeton, IL 61356
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