Hiring Range: Commensurate with experience and rank
General Description of Position:
The primary responsibility of a faculty member at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) shall be to provide quality instruction for the students. To accomplish this NOVA faculty are expected to excel in teaching strategies and classroom management that fully engage the student whether or not in a classroom, laboratory or online platform. Through obtainment of their educational goals, NOVA faculty will help students develop their interests and abilities to their fullest capacity, thus building stronger citizens and enhancing the community.
Description of Duties and Tasks:
Incorporate teaching and learning strategies that have been demonstrated to promote student engagement, persistence and success. Advise students and participate in campus and college committees and other activities. Teaching responsibilities may include Introduction to Business (BUS 100), Entrepreneurship (BUS 116), Applied BUS Math (BUS 125), Small Business Management(BUS 165), Principles of Management (BUS 200), Organizational Behavior (BUS 201), Applied Management Principles (BUS 202), Project Management (BUS 204), Human Resource Management (BUS 205), Business Statistics (BUS 224), Business Law (BUS 241-42), Interpersonal Dynamics in Business Organizations (BUS 270), International Business (BUS 280), Personal Finance (FIN 107), Corporate Finance (FIN 215), Investments(FIN 108), Intro to Marketing (MKT 201), International Marketing (MKT 275).
(A full list of the courses currently offered and their descriptions is available at http://www.nvcc.edu/courses.) Work with students through academic advising, mentoring, honors classes, and projects. Participate in and establish new initiatives that strengthen the Business department. Prepare for class, lecture, create and administer tests and other assessments, and grade student work. Teach online classes, depending on college needs. Promote student engagement and success; advise students, meet with them during office hours, communicate with them. Contribute to curriculum and course development. Partner with adjunct faculty. Participate actively in division, campus, and college activities and committees. Perform other duties as assigned. Full-time faculty must be available to teach day, evening, weekend and online classes.
Minimum Qualifications :
Master's degree in Business, Finance, or Marketing with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Business, Finance and/or Marketing coursework. A minimum of 2 years of experience, preferably occupational, related to the teaching field.
Doctorate's in Business, Finance, or Marketing with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in BUS/FIN/MKT. Three or more years' experience in private sector business, entrepreneurship, or a leadership position in an organization. Ability to teach Business Statistics, Business Law, International Business, and Project Management. Entrepreneurial experience. Three years of community college teaching experience. Experience developing BUS/MKT/FIN curriculum.
Internal Number: 23505
About Northern Virginia Community College
Begun in 1964, Northern Virginia Community College offers a quality and convenient educational experience at an affordable price. NOVA is the largest educational institution in Virginia and the second-largest community college in the United States, comprising of more than 75,000 students and 2,600 faculty and staff members. NOVA is also one of the most internationally diverse colleges in the United States, with a student body consisting of individuals from more than 180 countries. Located near Washington, D.C., the College includes six campuses. NOVA is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and offers more than 160 degrees at the associate's level and certificate programs.