Schedule: Varied, some evenings, weekends, on-line or hybrid.
Teach a variety of topics in the Criminal Justice Program.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of: on-line instruction techniques and methods; Microsoft Office; Blackboard; internet research. Skill In: providing quality instruction (developmental, multicultural, applied learning) and support to a diverse student body; learning technologies and use of multi-media technology to enhance student learning; instructional planning and presentation; incorporating critical thinking, effective communication, and other general education outcomes in course content. Ability to: perform student learning outcomes assessments; demonstrate teaching strategies that focus on student- centered learning; demonstrate a commitment to improving student learning through innovative strategies that aid student success and retention and reflect industry trends; adapt to multi-campus organizational work environments as well as changes in the discipline.
Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice or similar field of study. State Motor Vehicle Operator's License or demonstrable ability to gain access to work site(s). In addition to these qualifications, applicants must also meet the individual qualifications below in order to be considered for these individual areas:
General Criminal Justice Coursework: Five or more years of experience in law enforcement or some other component of the Criminal Justice System relevant to the specific course(s) being taught.
Distance Learning Courses: Experience of one year or greater in Distance Learning Instruction in Blackboard, WebCT, or other similar platform. Ability and eagerness to respond to students in a timely manner and to deliver rich media content.
Victim Advocacy: Five or more years of victim advocacy or other social service related work experience. The Master's degree requirement can be in social work related fields in addition to criminal justice with the requisite work experience.
Homeland Security: Three or more years of Homeland Security direct or indirect work experience in addition to 2 additional years of other law enforcement or other emergency management work experience. Intelligence experience counts toward this topic area.
Corrections: Five or more years of corrections or probation experience at any level. It is preferred that adjunct faculty in this area have supervisory experience.
Preferred Qualifications: General Criminal Justice coursework- supervisory experience. Distance Learning Courses- Online course development experience. Ten or more years' experience in any of the Criminal Justice topic areas listed. Master's degree.
Additional Information: A cover letter and resume are required. The cover letter should address your area of expertise/interest and your philosophy of teaching.
Columbus State Community College has been meeting the diverse educational needs of the Central Ohio community for more than 50 years. The college is proud to be an important contributor to the growth and progress of the region and to serve as the front door to higher education in Central Ohio. From the first graduating class in 1965 through this year, 50,000 students have earned associate degrees ...in 50-plus technical fields and academic transfer programs. Columbus State also offers Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degree programs whose coursework fulfills the freshman and sophomore year requirements for bachelor’s degree programs offered by four-year colleges and universities throughout the state. Specific transfer agreements with more than 40 colleges and universities are in place at Columbus State, and new direct-to degree partnership programs are being developed all the time. Columbus State now has two campuses serving Central Ohio educational needs. The Columbus Campus is located on 85 acres in downtown Columbus. The 108-acre, full-service Delaware Campus welcomed its first students in 2010. Additionally, Columbus State offers classes at nine convenient regional learning centers throughout Central Ohio.