Instructor Culinary Arts - Full Time Faculty

Houston Community College

Houston, TX

ID: 7067001
Posted: June 16, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

We are currently seeking an Instructor of Culinary Arts who will advance the institution’s proud tradition of excellence in academics, student life and community service.

The Opportunity



You: You’re passionate about the culinary arts, and you love helping students explore their talents!

Your mission: Teach HCC students about the art and science of creating food.

A typical day: When you’re not teaching, you may be assisting students with opportunities for work (co-ops, part-time, work-study) and careers; evaluating program curricula and/or practices; advising students on academic and/or career pathways; or reviewing books and new learning materials.

Next steps: If you’re excited about passing along your love and knowledge of music to a new generation of chefs, submit your application today.



SUMMARY


Provide the expertise and knowledge that support the college curriculum and programs. Establish courses following accepted higher education standards, teach students using a variety of effective methodologies and provide engagement and support activities that encourage student learning. The role of the Instructional Faculty encompasses teaching and learning, academic advising, professional development and institutional and community service.





The incumbent will teach a maximum load each semester in area(s) of competency and participate as a full-time instructor in the activities of the department, division and college.





ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other relevant duties may be required.





Teaching:


Demonstrate skill and/or knowledge in teaching discipline.





Make continuous efforts to improve the quality of instruction by reviewing and utilizing innovative methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods.





Develop and use a syllabus for each course or laboratory within college, discipline, and departmental guidelines and submit one copy to the department chair.





Plan, develop, and use a variety of teaching methods and materials that assist students in meeting course objectives and which are appropriate for students with differing educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles.


Evaluate students to measure their progress toward achievement of stated course objectives and inform them of their progress in the course in a timely manner.





Keep accurate student records and submit related reports and forms within requested timelines.





Review, evaluate, and recommend student textbooks and learning materials.





Teach courses at a variety of times and locations in response to institutional needs.





Use equipment and facilities responsibly and courteously. Where appropriate, assist the chair with the routine maintenance of instructional laboratories.





Demonstrate competence and interest in the use of technology in the classroom and willingness to explore new instructional methodologies.





Academic Advising:


Maintain professional relationships with students, colleagues, and the community.





Provide access to students through posted office hours, electronic communication, and other appropriate methods. Provide advice and assistance to students regarding instructional or program-specific issues.





Make presentations on a particular academic field or program - its subject matter, objectives, opportunities for further study (transfer opportunities), and opportunities for work (co-ops, part-time, work-study) and careers, special clubs and activities available, support services, scholarships, etc.



 

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