Montana State University Photonics & Laser Technology Non-Tenure Track Faculty - Gallatin College (Applicant Pool) in Bozeman, Montana
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Classification Title Instructor
Working Title Photonics & Laser Technology Non-Tenure Track Faculty - Gallatin College (Applicant Pool)
Brief Position Overview
Gallatin College seeks non-tenure track faculty for the Photonics & Laser Technology program.
Faculty Tenure Track No
Faculty Rank Non-Tenure Track
Position Number 4A6789
Department Gallatin College
Division Gallatin College
Appointment Type Non-Tenure Track (Pooled)
Contract Term Semester
Semester Fall & Spring
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If other, specify End date
Union Affiliation Contact HR for Determination
FTE Dependent on work load units.
Benefits Eligible Depends on FTE (please contact Human Resources - 406-994-3651)
Salary $950 per credit for NTT Faculty in workforce programs.
Contract Type LOA
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Recruitment Type Open
Gallatin College seeks qualified individuals to provide non-tenurable level instruction and/or related functions.
The department or program search committees or hiring authority will review and evaluate the submitted application materials. Applicants will be notified if their application is being retained in the non-tenure track faculty hiring pool.
Gallatin College values diverse perspectives and is committed to continually supporting, promoting and building an inclusive and culturally diverse campus environment. Gallatin College recognizes the importance of work-life integration and strives to be responsive to the needs of dual career couples.
Duties and Responsibilities
Gallatin College seeks course instructors to teach in Bozeman in one or more of the following specialty areas:
Required Qualifications – Experience, Education, Knowledge & Skills
Academic degree in Physics, Engineering or related fields
Demonstrated experience working with and engaging diverse students and colleagues within and outside the department
Preferred Qualifications – Experience, Education, Knowledge & Skills
Master’s degree in Physics or Engineering
Prior teaching experience
Understanding of the two-year college mission
Demonstrated commitment to student, faculty, and staff diversity
The Successful Candidate Will
Work professionally and effectively with diverse individuals
Possess effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Have the ability to contribute positively to the academic success of the students and the mission of Gallatin College Montana State University
Have an appreciation of diverse constituencies and add intellectual diversity to the department.
Position Special Requirements/Additional Information
The position for which you have applied MAY BE a Union position. Union affiliation is determined by job duties and the collective bargaining unit.
- Faculty – Gallatin College – Any position more than .5 FTE MAY BE eligible for benefits as outlined in the policies of the Montana Two-Year College Faculty Association ( MTYCFA (http://mus.edu/hr/cba/collbarg.asp) ), Montana State University, the Montana University System or the AFMSU Non Tenure Track Collective Bargaining Agreements (http://mus.edu/hr/cba/collbarg.asp) .
This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts Montana State University’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Normal classroom environment.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Students completing the AAS in Photonics and Laser Technology will learn the scientific principles of optics, fiber-optics, and lasers. Technicians will be instructed on the processes and equipment incorporating these devices in electronic and electro-optics systems. This training will prepare students to become technicians who work on products or devices in manufacturing, communications, defense, homeland security, medical, information technology, energy, environmental monitoring, lighting, displays, and entertainment. This Associate of Applied Science in Photonics and Laser Technology ( AAS PLT ) will prepare students for entry level employment as a photonics or photonics-related technician.
To enhance educational opportunity, Gallatin College offers developmental coursework, transfer degrees and workforce certificates.
High quality instruction, small class sizes, and out-of-class academic support are hallmarks of Gallatin College MSU .
Gallatin College MSU is Southwest Montana’s two-year college, offering associate degrees and one- and two- year professional certificates. Gallatin College complements the four-year programs at Montana State University and ensures access to workforce development that promotes a vibrant local economy.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date Review of applications will be on a continual basis and will continue until the position(s) are filled. Applicants will be notified if their application is being retained in the hiring pool for up to two years.
Position End Date (if temporary)
Applications will be:
Applications will be accepted and screened for the duration of this pool.
Review of applications will be on a continual basis and will continue until the position(s) are filled. Applicants will be notified if their application is being retained in the hiring pool for up to two years.
Appointments may be on a part-time basis and vary in duration, a couple weeks, a semester or an academic year, depending on the specific needs of the department or program. Salary is dependent on the number of courses taught and duration.
Montana State University values diverse perspectives and is committed to continually supporting, promoting and building an inclusive and culturally diverse campus environment. MSU recognizes the importance of work-life integration and strives to be responsive to the needs of dual career couples (http://www.montana.edu/hr/dualcareer.html) .
Montana State University is committed to providing a working and learning environment free from discrimination. As such, the University does not discriminate in the admission, access to or conduct of its educational programs and activities nor in its employment policies and practices on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, creed, service in the uniformed services (as defined in state and federal law), veteran status, gender, age, political beliefs, marital or family status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation or preference. In support of the University’s mission to be inclusive and diverse, applications from qualified minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are highly encouraged.
Montana State University makes accommodation for any known disability that may interfere with an applicant’s ability to compete in the hiring process or an employee’s ability to perform the duties of the job. To request an accommodation, contact the Human Resources Office, PO Box 172520, Montana State University, Bozeman MT 59717-2520; 406-994-3651; firstname.lastname@example.org .
In compliance with the Montana Veteran’s Employment Preference Act, MSU provides preference in employment to veterans, disabled veterans, and certain eligible relatives of veterans. To claim veteran’s preference please complete the veteran’s preference information located in the Demographics section of your profile.
MSU ’s Non-Discrimination Policy and Discrimination Grievance Procedures can be located on the MSU Website: http://www.montana.edu/hr/affirmative_action_plan.html .