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Job No. 140849

  • Job Title:
  • Instructor - Computer Software
  • Employer:
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas
  • Location:
  • Las Vegas , NV
  • Posting Date:
  • 10-Apr-2019
  • Description:
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    Job Description

    About the College of Southern Nevada

    Founded in 1971 and situated in the greater Las Vegas metropolitan area, CSN, as Nevada’s largest college and one of the largest in the nation, operates in over 50 locations including 3 main campuses, as well as multiple sites and centers throughout the southern Nevada area. As a comprehensive, multi-campus community college, and the largest and most ethnically diverse institution in the state of Nevada, CSN educates over 50,000 students, including more than 14,000 non-credit students annually. Accredited by the Northwest Commission on College and Universities, CSN offers education opportunities in over 70 academic programs featuring more than 180 degrees and certificates, and several niche baccalaureate programs areas. CSN is proud to be a Hispanic Serving Institution and a Minority Serving Institution. The college creates opportunities and enriches lives with inclusive learning and working environments that support diversity and student success. CSN’s mission ensures that the college serves the diverse educational needs of the communities and businesses within the southern Nevada service area. CSN is a growing and influential network that enables students, faculty, staff and alumni to advance personally, professionally and intellectually. Its vibrant network of people and programs creates lifelong benefits for all students. As the communities of southern Nevada continue to grow, CSN is committed to remain highly accessible to serve the diverse needs of an increasing population.

    This position will be open until filled. Application review will begin 04/25/2019. Late applications will be accepted, however, for full consideration, all application related material should be submitted by 04/24/2019.

    Position Summary

    The CIT Software program at CSN provides instruction in a verity of programming languages such as Java, C, C++, C#, Python, SQL, HTML, Javascript, and PHP, database platforms such as Oracle, MySQL, Access, and SQL Server, Project Management, and Microsoft Office products. The Instructor will teach courses primarily in programming; in addition to project management, digital literacy, and be actively involved in department leadership.

    The teaching duties of this position include, but are not limited to:

    Teaching assignments will primarily be courses that prepare students for programming using high-level programming languages, software development life cycle, systems analysis and design, databases, and project management.
    Teaching assignments may also include entry-level courses in programing and information management system that include Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
    Assigned courses, days, times and/or locations may vary from semester to semester.
    Assignments may be any combination of classroom and online modes.
    Assignments may be located on any combination of CSN's several campuses.
    Assignments may be any combination of morning, afternoon and evening hours.
    Assignments may be any combination of any days of the week including weekends.
    Assignments may be any combination of courses for which instructor is qualified.
    Leadership may include, but not be limited to, any of the following:

    Leader and/or membership in department and college-wide committees.
    Oversee course scheduling and teaching in one or more major subject areas.
    Oversee specialty lab areas and classrooms for one or more major subject areas.
    Collaborate with other CIT faculty in developing courses and selecting textbooks.
    Primary point-of-contact for specialty classroom at any of CSN's major campuses.
    Program management for one or more degrees and/or certificates.
    Required Qualifications

    Master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
    18 graduate level credits in Programming or Information Technology courses.
    2 years’ experience teaching technical courses.
    Preferred Qualifications

    A Doctorate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
    Master’s or Doctorate degree in Computer Science, Information Science, or a related field from a regionally accredited college or university.
    Minimum two (2) years of industry and teaching experience in the areas of project management, business, IT systems development and software development.
    Industry certifications in languages such as Java and C++, databases such as Oracle and SQL Server, project management, or certifications in related computing fields.
    Experience teaching course content using a learning management system (i.e. Canvas, Blackboard, Angel)
    Experience working with a diverse/multicultural student body and/or workforce.
    Quality Matters APPQMR certification
  •  Contact information:
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas, NV 89154
  • United States
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