The Office of Continuing Professional Education, part of NJAES-Cooperative Extension, invites applications for instructors to teach non-credit courses (half-day through multi-day) to adult learners on the New Brunswick campus; however, courses may also run at various locations throughout the State of New Jersey and/or in an online format. Instructors will develop and present course material during the assigned course times, coordinate materials with Program Coordinator, and follow-up with necessary paperwork. Course topics are primarily, but not limited to: Environmental Science; Food Science/Safety; Recycling/Solid Waste Management; Stormwater Management; Landscape/Horticulture; Pesticide Safety; Environmental Policy; and Drinking Water/Wastewater. Evergreen Posting to 12/31/2021
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a bachelor's degree in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Also requires a minimum of three to five years of relevant professional experience, excellent communication skills, and computer literacy.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of classroom management, adult learning, and effective communication/facilitation techniques. Computer literacy and familiarity with the development and facilitation of online instruction. Experienced in delivering live-online training/workshops/programs/classes via Zoom, Webex, or other virtual platforms.
Laptop, webcam, and projector
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
May have to carry up to 40 lbs in course materials/books for in-person courses.
Posting Number: 20FA1211
Location: Cook (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 123747
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