The Department of Earth Environment and Physics seeks qualified individuals to join our adjunct hiring pool to be considered for future, part-time teaching assignments at Worcester State.
Primary needs are instructors for; Introductory Physical Geology (with Lab), Environmental Science, Physical Geography, World Regional Geology and Human Geography. There are both day and evening opportunities. We offer degrees in Geography and Environmental Science.
GS 140 Physical Geology Introduction to geological science: rocks and minerals, internal and external geologic processes, topographic map and air photo analysis, local field study. Three lecture hours and two laboratory hours per week.
GS 101 Physical Geography Introduction to earth systems and processes. Characteristics and distribution of landforms, climates, water, soils, plants and animals.
GE 102 Human Geography Introduction to human geography, emphasizing globalization, human-environment relations and spatial patterns of population, development, economics, politics, urbanization and culture.
GE 110 World Regional Geography I Analysis of the physical, cultural and economic regions of Eurasia.
GE 111 World Regional Geography II Analysis of the physical, cultural and economic regions of Africa, Oceania and the Americas.
Minimum requirements are a Master's degree in an appropriate related field, Geology, Environmental Science or Geography, and at least one year of teaching experience. A Ph.D. is preferred.
Applications will be accepted continuously into the pool and will be used to fill vacancies as they become available. Candidates are encouraged to revisit the pool from time to time to update their CVs and contact information, as necessary. Applicants should withdraw their application from the pool if they are no longer interested.
Worcester State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Please submit a CV, cover letter (noting interest in day, evening, or both), and one letter of reference dated within the last 6 months. Educational background will be verified through the National Student Clearinghouse or through copies of original, sealed transcripts if selected for hire. Documents which cannot be uploaded to one's account may be sent via fax to 508.929.8169 or by mail to the following address:
Director of Human Resources
Worcester State University
486 Chandler Street
Worcester MA 01602-2597
Internal Number: 79078
About Worcester State University
WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 college students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the Northeast" college.