Summary Big Sandy Community and Technical College in Eastern Kentucky is seeking qualified applicants for a part time, 10 month position, for an Instructor of Geology to teach online courses Part-time instructors are paid $515.00 per college credit hour. Duties Plans and carries out instruction, instructional activities, and prepares learning materials. Provides instruction to students in the subject area. Prepares lesson plans (as needed) and maintains records and reports on student attainment, attendance/activity and progress. Utilizes approved online course template and syllabus format, maintains classroom order and discipline. Qualifications Master's degree with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Geology; teaching and Blackboard experience preferred. Credential must be granted from a regionally accredited institution of higher education. A passion for teaching undergraduate students and an ability to effectively work with a team is essential to success in this position. Experience with on-line teaching and using Blackboard is preferred. Applicants must complete the online application, submit a letter of interest, & current resume. Contact information for three professional references is required. References should have current knowledge of candidate's professional work. Official college transcripts are required before hiring, however, copies are acceptable for initial review. KY law requires state and national pre-employment background checks as a condition of employment. Long Description About Us Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) is committed to quality educational opportunities for student success, promotes economic growth and enhances the quality of life of its constituents. With campuses in Prestonsburg, Pikeville, Paintsville and Hager Hill, BSCTC offers 30 academic and technical programs and more than 200 credentials with an emphasis on innovation in learning and student access, transfer and success. BSCTC is one of 16 colleges in the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). The Kentucky Community and Technical College System is an equal educational and employment opportunity institution. KCTCS is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. We actively encourage applications and/or nominations of persons of color, women, veterans, persons with disabilities and other individuals. Assignment Period 5 Months Degree Type: Master's degree Salary Type: Exempt Salary Upper: $515.00 Per Credit Hour Salary Lower: $515.00 Per Credit Hour The Kentucky Community and Technical College System is an equal educational and employment opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of; race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, family medical history, or genetic information. Further, we vigilantly prevent discrimination based on sexual orientation, parental status, marital status, political affiliation, military service, or any other non-merit based factor.