Adjunct - Veterinary Technology
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Oklahoma City, OK 73163
- Job Summary
May teach Laboratory Techniques I, Animal Pathology, or Breeds, Restraint and First Aid for the Fall 2020 semester.
Essential Job Functions:
1. Maintain syllabus, assignments, exams and online classroom content as necessary
2. Plan and facilitate classroom learning
3. Participate in student retention and persistence efforts
4. Communicate progress in the course to students in a timely manner
5. Maintain accurate records of students’ attendance and progress and provide them to administration in accordance with established institutional policies and procedures
6. Support the mission of the program, division, and college
The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.
- Position Qualifications
- ******Registered Veterinary Technician or Doctor of Veterinary Medicine required.
Experience working in a private practice or academic veterinary institution is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Teaching Competence – Must be able to create lesson plans, content, presentations, ancillary materials, and assignments to effectively transform information to knowledge for students; have the ability to assess student learning and progress.
- Communication skills – Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing with clear, grammatically correct English and prepare complex reports on deadline; requires interaction with supervisors, colleagues, students, alumni, advisory committee members, and the public, using tact, discretion, and independent judgment.
- Ability to effectively communicate one-on-one, in small groups, and in classroom situations.
Computer skills – Must be demonstrably proficient in Microsoft Office (MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.), as well as email, internet, and learning management systems.
- Effective problem-solving skills
- Passion for assisting customers and representing the OSU brand with positivity and professionalism
- Evidences a history of demonstrating ethical and professional behavior
Experience teaching at the college level
- Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include some evenings and weekends in an often times busy and noisy environment.
- Work will be performed in an office and classroom environment with a significant amount of public contact, in person, by telephone and via email.
- Duties require extended periods of sitting, standing, talking, listening and computer usage
- Requires possible lifting of up to 25 lbs. (If an object weights more than 45 lbs., OSU-Oklahoma City requires this to be a two-person lift).
The work environment and physical demands described here are representative of those required by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodations.