This position has been filled

Job Overview

Delaware County Community College, a competency-based institution, committed to diversity, highly values faculty who are student-centered, skilled in instructional design, which employ classroom assessment techniques, and value the use of information technology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, Allied Health & Nursing.
The College, founded in 1967, is an accredited, associate degree-granting institution of higher education serving Delaware and Chester counties. It is the seventh largest post-secondary institution in undergraduate enrollment in the Greater Philadelphia region, serving nearly 27,000 credit and non-credit students annually with a comprehensive array of programs, including computer-based and distance-learning classes.
The College’s mission is to offer educational programs and services that are accessible, comprehensive, community-centered, and flexible in order to enhance the development of the communities and residents of its service area. Its competency-based curriculum certifies DCCC graduates as possessing the skills, attitudes, and values needed to perform competently in their area of study.
Additional responsibilities include but not limited to teaching a full load of courses (15 cr/semester), including didactic and as needed a clinical/simulation lab or externship component; utilize advanced technology to enhance student learning; use classroom assessment techniques and creative teaching strategies that actively engage students in the learning process; follow an approved course of study with measurable objectives; participate effectively in the program/course assessment process; collaborate with faculty members in revisions/updates to courses and course materials; offer required office hours that meet student needs; advise students, as assigned, to develop sound academic/career plans; Evaluate student performance and achievement of outcomes; participate in department activities including faculty meetings, curriculum development and evaluation, and annual report and accreditation activities; participate in the Colleges Advisory System and serve on college committees; serve on “Ad Hoc” committees as appropriate; represent the College/department in community events.
The ideal candidate must have a Master’s degree in Allied Health or Nursing related field; Candidates should have at least 2 years recent experience teaching at the college-level; A strong background in health care is required; Candidates should have both a strong background in and the desire to teach established Allied Health curricular courses; Candidates should be an excellent instructor more committed to teaching than to research, who is familiar with curriculum development, competency-based education, alternative learning styles, classroom technologies, and distance learning; In addition, the applicant should be willing to take part in active service to the department, the division, and the college, and must be committed to academic excellence, diversity, and a spirit of collaboration.
The College strongly encourages applications from members of traditionally under-represented groups. Interested candidates should apply online at or send electronically only (in MS Word or .PDF format), a cover letter, complete and current resume, unofficial transcripts and a list of three references (including current immediate supervisor) to Connie L. McCalla, Vice President, Human Resources, Delaware County Community College, 901 South Media Line Road, Media, PA 19063, Application materials must be submitted only as a completed packet. References will not be contacted without the applicant’s permission. 
Effective July 1, 2013, Delaware County Community College will be a smoke-free environment.