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Illinois Valley Community College  (District 1)  - Agriculture Instructor, Tenure Track Illinois Valley Community College

Category: Faculty Full-Time
Date Posted: 2/16/2021
Location: Illinois Valley Community College
Date of Availability: 08/16/2021
Date Closing: 03/21/2021

Description:   Instructor in Agriculture, Tenure Track

Salary Range:  Commensurate with Education and Experience

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 August 2021, 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

Contact Person

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.  Open until position is filled; however you are encouraged to submit application materials by Sunday, March 21, 2021 for full consideration.        AA/EOE

Illinois Valley Community College uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.

Triton College  (District 2)  - Adjunct Instructor- Landscape Construction

Triton Community College, located 10 minutes west of Chicago in suburban River Grove, Illinois, is seeking an adjunct (part time) instructor for their Landscape Construction class for the Spring 2022 semester. Interested candidates may apply online or contact Department Chair, Christopher Clem, at 

Contact Person
If you have questions, please contact: 

Christopher Clem

Coordinator, Horticulture Department

Faculty, Jerome J. Drosos School of Culinary Arts

Triton College

2000 Fifth Ave. / River Grove, IL 60171 / Room B-218

P (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3625


Richland Community College  (District 4)  - Ag Faculty Position

Vacancy: Richland Community College – Agriculture Faculty Position

Richland Community College is currently seeking applicants for a full-time Agriculture Faculty position.  Faculty members are responsible for planning, preparing, implementing, teaching, and evaluating classroom, laboratory, and clinical instruction. Faculty members also participate in program development, evaluation, college committees and other activities as needed.  This position will collaborate with various colleagues and stakeholders to address and respond to relevant issues affecting student success.

The teaching assignment will include Agriculture courses, including courses for the Agribusiness and Agronomy degree programs.  Assigned courses may include field-based courses at local Agriculture industry locations.  The teaching load is 4-5 courses each per fall and spring semesters, depending on the credit hours awarded for each course. Opportunities for summer teaching may be available.

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or a related field and at least 2,000 hours of work experience related to agriculture. The preferred candidate will have a Master’s degree in Agriculture.

Applications will be reviewed starting November 16, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

For all positions, applicants must submit the following materials:
1. Cover letter
2. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
4. Transcripts (unofficial copies will be accepted during application stage)

Apply for the position at this link -

Andy Hynds
Dean, Mathematics, Science, and Business
Richland Community College
One College Park
Decatur, IL 62521
217.875.7211, ext. 6384


Contact Person
Jess Smithers
Director of Agricultural Programs
Office: E192 – Andreas Agribusiness Education Center
217-875-7211 Ext. 6223
Call/Text: 217-430-3920    

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