Social Sciences Academic Department Chair - St. Petersburg College in Seminole Florida

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St. Petersburg College

Seminole, Florida 33772


United States
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Detailed Job Description

Key Position Information:

St. Petersburg College is committed to student success and seeks to hire faculty who are highly motivated and dedicated to the achievement of SPC’s goals to provide top-quality education.

SPC promotes academic excellence through interactive, innovative, and inquiry-centered teaching and learning. All SPC resources, decisions, and efforts are aligned to transform students’ lives to empower them to finish what they start. We believe students are the heart of SPC!

This is a faculty position with administrative responsibilities.  The day-to-day duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to teaching(also online), meeting and talking with students and others about the Social & Behavioral Sciences Program, assisting with faculty concerns and course schedule planning, and identifying and addressing departmental needs.

Downtown Campus

Competitive candidates should possess the following:
• Credential in two Social & Behavioral Sciences subject areas
• Experience with learning Management Systems MyCourses
• Effective communication and conflict resolution skills
• Experience with designing curriculums
• Experience with online teaching
• Strong interpersonal skills and professionalism


Academic Requirements: Master's degree in Political Science. (Doctorate preferred)

Seminole Campus

Competitive candidates should possess the following:
• Credential in two Social & Behavioral Sciences subject areas
• Broad experience in online teaching
• Experience with learning Management Systems MyCourses
• Effective communication and conflict resolution skills
• Experience with designing curriculums
• Strong interpersonal skills and professionalism

Academic Requirements: Master's degree in Sociology or Psychology (Doctorate preferred)


General Responsibilities

  • Under direction of Dean, develops, prepares, and updates program course material.
  • Advises students in program planning, course selection, and career guidance.
  • Maintains campus departmental office.
  • Interviews, recommends mentors and evaluates adjunct instructors within the specific department, discipline, and/or program(s). in accordance with college rules, policies and procedures
  • Assists the Dean regarding budget matters for the specific campus.
  • Responsible for accessing and utilizing substitute instructors in accordance with college rules and policies.
  • Assists the Dean in administering the attendance management system which includes analysis of the PeopleSoft attendance reports for compliance with the college attendance and withdrawal policy for students.
  • Performs related duties required for the administration and management of the academic program(s) as required or assigned by Dean, Sr. VP and/or President (includes functions which may vary from one program to another such as internal and/or external committees, labs, accreditation etc. other functions determined necessary for successful management of the program).
  • Teaches 9ECH in each of the Fall and Spring terms and 6ECH in the summer. 6ECH/semester will be assigned as part of base for administrative duties.
  • Assists Dean and campus Provost with management of campus equipment/materials and resources.

Keyword Phrases

  • Social Science
  • Academic Department Chair
  • Chair
  • Pschology
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Department Chair
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
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Best if Apply By 1/16/2015