Part-Time Instructor in Geographic Information Systems

Date Posted: 03/29/2019

Soka University of America in Aliso Viejo, California invites applications to fill a part-time adjunct instructor position in Geographic Information Systems in the Environmental Studies Concentration to teach one course (Introduction to Geographic Information Systems – GEOG 350) starting September 2019.

Course Description:

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems – GEOG 350

This course provides a foundation in geospatial analysis and ArcGIS Pro and guides students through exercises in Gorr and Kurland’s ‘GIS Tutorial 1 for ArcGIS Pro: A Platform Workbook’ to prepare them for the Advanced GIS (GEOG 400) course. The course meets two times a week (Tuesday and Thursday) at 3:00PM – 5:00PM (one hour of lecture followed by one hour of lab).

Applicants should be enthusiastic about teaching GIS to undergraduates, have teaching experience, and at least a master’s degree in a relevant field.

Deadline for applications: Applications will be considered immediately. The position will be open until filled with possibility of renewal.  

Application Information:

To apply, please submit (1) a letter of application explaining your qualifications and teaching philosophy, (2) a current curriculum vitae, (3) evidence of teaching excellence (if available), and (4) contact information for three references. Employment is contingent on the completion of a successful background check.

Please apply by submitting your application through Interfolio using this link

If hired, you must be able to show proof of your legal right to work in the United States. 

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Soka University of America is an equal opportunity employer