Position TitleAdjunct Faculty, Horticulture
Internal Position TitleAdjunct Faculty, Horticulture
DepartmentBiological & Hlth Sciences Div
Position TypePart-Time Faculty
Job FamilyAdjunct Faculty
The College of Lake County is currently looking for Adjunct Faculty, Horticulture. The candidate will teach one or more courses in Horticulture.
The courses must be taught in accordance with current program approved course descriptions, course outlines, textbooks, and syllabi. Prepare lecture and lesson plans, teach lecture and/or lab portion of class, and respond to and grade student work. Use appropriate academic software (e.g. Blackboard Course Management system, Power Point, etc.)
The College of Lake County (CLC) is a comprehensive community college located in northeastern Illinois committed to being an innovative educational institution providing life-changing paths for our students by offering exceptional learning experiences.
The college is widely recognized for student success, business and community partnerships and for the achievements of our faculty, staff and alumni. Long-known as an employer of choice in Lake County, CLC was ranked #15 on the Forbes list of Top 100 Employers in the State of Illinois for 2019.
Baccalaureate degree in horticulture/agriculture or closely related field;
Baccalaureate degree and 2 years of tested experience
Associate degree and 5 years of tested experience
Proven ability to work effectively and constructively with persons of diverse cultures, language groups, and abilities; demonstrate sensitivity to and ability to work with the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty, and staff, including those with disabilities; establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Previous college teaching experience.
Pay RatePer Adjunct Contract
Total Hours per weekNo more than 12 load hours per week.
Per class schedule.
The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with disabilities. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V
Software Testing RequiredNone
Interview Process RequirementsPresentation