Instructor in Soils and Groundwater Hydrology

Salish Kootenai College

Pablo, MT, USA 🇺🇸

Salish Kootenai College Seeks Applicants for: Instructor in Soils and Groundwater Hydrology 9 month position
Salary Range: $45,025 – $54,641 DOEE
Closing Date: 1:00 PM, Monday, October 25, 2021

General Summary:

In accord with the Salish Kootenai College Mission Statement and College Vision, the Division of Natural Resources seeks to hire a hydrology instructor with fisheries experience in applied hydrological measurements, fluvial processes, general fisheries biology and hydrological and fisheries management tools for natural and cultural resource management for tribal organizations.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

Natural Resources Instructor

  • Modify or develop courses and curriculum in AS and BS programs
  • Teach classes on soil science, groundwater hydrology, and introductory geology in AS and BS programs
  • Work with other faculty in Natural Resources to bridge curriculum for inclusion in classes across all natural resource fields/departments
  • Develop syllabi in accord with SKC policy
  • Incorporate student learning outcomes, department objectives and the 4 C’s into curriculum, in accord with SKC mission and department goals
  • Develop modules and instruct using hybrid and/or online technology, as needed
  • Course scheduling and curriculum development
  • Meetings and committees
  • Assessment outcomes
  • Student advising

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in a field related to natural resources
  • Three years experience in a natural resource or scientific research field
  • Experience mentoring and supporting Native students or co-workers
  • Demonstrated ability to function collegially in a team setting and to work cooperatively with faculty and staff
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies, software and methods relevant to natural resource management and incorporate them into classes
  • Ability to safely engage/participate in field-based classes that can be physically challenging, require specialized safety training, and require safe driving skills in off road situations