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General Description of Position The primary responsibility of a faculty member in the Virginia Community College System shall be to provide quality instruction for the students. The major emphasis shall be on good teaching by working with students in classrooms, laboratories, individual conferences, and related activities—to help the student develop their interests and abilities to their fullest capacity to become a better person, a better worker, and a better citizen.
Description of Duties and Tasks The primary purpose of the academic division is to provide a diverse student population with high quality instruction in a variety of developmental, transfer, occupational and technical curricula. This is a full-time teaching position in the AVMA accredited Veterinary Technology Program with courses offered both on campus and online to traditional and nontraditional students. Teach a variety of lecture and lab based courses covering multiple species such as lab animal, small animal, exotics, food/livestock, equine and zoo animals. Responsibilities include service on program, campus and/or college-wide committees, curriculum review and development, course revision and design, and student academic advising
Minimum Qualifications Current veterinary license (DVM) in the Commonwealth of Virginia with several years of small animal dentistry, surgical and clinical experience. Rabies vaccinated.
Desired Qualifications College- level teaching experience and familiar with Internet based course management systems.
About Northern Virginia Community College
Located close to the nation’s capital, Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) is Virginia’s largest institution of higher education and one of America’s largest community colleges. Enrolling 76,000 students in 2014-15 on its six campuses, NOVA serves the higher and post-secondary educational needs of students from over 180 nations enrolled in over 100 degree and certificate programs. As an “Achieving the Dream” leading college, NOVA is committed to student success by intending to triple the number of credentialed students by 2021. NOVA meets the educational and training needs of the region and its people with excellent and affordable courses and programs, offered by an inspired and inspiring diverse faculty and support staff. NOVA offers an opportunity to make a difference with outstanding career opportunities and competitive total rewards benefits including: health, dental and vision coverage, vacation, holiday and sick leave accrual plans, tuition assistance and training, a choice of retirement options, plus lots of opportunities to participate in multi-cultural and social events and much more! If this sounds intriguing and you’d like to be part of our students’ success, please take a closer look at what we have to offer with the position below.