Teach economics classes (mostly Micro and Macro Economics) at all Genesee Community College locations and offerings as needed. Collaborate and provide leadership in the development, review, assessment and maintenance of courses, programs, and general education of the college. Assist in recruitment, retention, and graduation of students and in other college and divisional efforts. Participate actively in the academic life of the institution.
Teach the College’s Economics classes at the Batavia campus, campus centers, in concurrent enrollment programs (high school/college), and/or distance learning format, day, evening and/or weekends, as needed.
Regularly assess student learning, calculate and maintain grades in keeping with college and departmental guidelines, maintain and report attendance as required by the college.
Along with other faculty, assist directors in the development, review, updating, assessment and quality of Business Programs and General Education.
Assist in recruitment, retention, advisement and graduation of students.
Actively participate in the selection and mentoring of adjunct faculty and reviewing syllabi for all locations.
Actively participate in course and general education assessment activities.
Master’s degree in Economics or economics-related field such as Business, Finance or Accounting, with 18 graduate hours in Economics required.
Experience teaching Micro and/or Macro Economics courses is required. Community college teaching experience preferred. Familiarity with computer-assisted/multimedia instruction and distance learning (such as ZOOM, Microsoft Teams, and Brightspace) is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Strong teaching skills with familiarity in a wide range of instructional strategies and a commitment to student and retention-centered modes of instruction.
Preparation to teach online preferred.
Must be able to demonstrate sensitivity to diverse people in the broadest sense. Demonstrated ability to interact and communicate effectively with students, colleagues, and the community.
Must demonstrate commitment to diversity and inclusion as well as the ability to establish and maintain a positive learning environment.
Incumbent must be mindful of and develop solutions that can accommodate all individuals to use GCC facilities without barriers, both digitally and physically.
Salary, benefits, and conditions of employment are established by the Genesee Education Association (GEA) contract.