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Fire Science Faculty - Annually-Renewable
Lake Superior State University

  • Nov. 13, 2017
  • Fire Science Faculty - Annually-Renewable
  • School of Fire Science & Emergency Services
  • Lake Superior State University
    Sault Ste Marie, MI
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available Immediately
  • Core Faculty
  • Fire Sciences
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Under the direction of the Dean of the division of Health and Safety, provide course instruction to
students utilizing multiple teaching formats.

1.) Minimum of 12 contract hours of teaching responsibilities per semester.
2.) Provide a minimum of 5 hours devoted to office hours for the purpose of student advising and support.
3.) Participation in professional, including but not limited dissemination of knowledge through, community,
or faculty presentations.
4.) Recruitment of students.
5.) Course and program assessment.
6.) University/community service.

Bachelor’s Degree in related field with equivalent level course work specific to fire services. Evidence of experience in providing effective teaching at the undergraduate level. Ability to earn Michigan Firefighter Training council Instructor within 3 months of hire. Ability to teach broad range of fire service course
Excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated evidence of ability to teach from multiple formats including online, blended, and face-to-face. Willing and able to travel to distant regional campuses.

Masters in related field w/equiv.-level course work specific to emergency services Five or more years firefighting experience. Two or more years experience teaching in a community college, university, or training center. Two or more years supervisory experience. Ability to offer online programming
Hazwoper, Haz Mat, or Emergency Medical Technician certification.

Typical demands of teaching at the university level exist, with the ability to stand for up to 4 hours in a single
class session, the ability to travel and teach at various regional centers in Michigan for weekend format classes, and the ability to manage the physical demands of 12 credits per semester, with the occasional possibility ofoverload and night classes. Additional physical requirements may involve necessary physical strength and dexterity to demonstrate fire fighting or other emergency procedures related to course topics.
The above statement reflects the general duties considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job identified, and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.

  • Lake Superior State University recognizes not only a legal obligation but also a moral and educational responsibility to provide equal employment opportunity both for the sake of fair employment practices and for the sake of meeting the educational needs of its particular student population.

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    Lake Superior State University
    650 W. Easterday Ave
    Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783
  • 906-635-2213
  • 906-635-2111


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