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Massachusetts Maritime Academy - Part-Time Marine Transportation Faculty Human Resources - Part-Time Marine Transportation Faculty
    A special mission college within the Massachusetts state university system                                 

Position:                                 Part Time Marine Transportation Faculty     
Posting:                                  July 2014
Start Date:                              25 August 2014
Division:                                  Academic Division
Union Affiliation:                   Massachusetts State College Association (MSCA)
Supervision Received:        Vice President of Academic Affairs and the Marine Transportation                                                                                                                         Department Chair
Supervision exercised:       Subordinate professional, classified and student personnel in areas                                                                                                                 of responsibility         

General responsibilities:

  • Ability to teach an academic course load of up to 9 credits per semester in a variety of professional maritime subjects such as:  Basic Safety Training, Radar, ARPA, ECDIS, Ship Construction, Container and Intermodal Cargo Operations, GMDSS, Small Vessel Operations, Seamanship, Coastal and Celestial Navigation, or any other courses or practical laboratories within the Marine Transportation Department's curriculum.  This curriculum may be viewed on line at the Mass. Maritime Academy's website.  Candidates must be ready to prepare course materials and examinations with minimum assistance.
  • All selected must be capable of assessing cadets to STCW standards, with or without simulation and be familiar with USCG, IMO/STCW mariner training and competency assessment procedures
  • All teaching positions at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy require an understanding of the teaching and advising requirements in the college setting and demonstrated potential to fulfill the applicable evaluation criteria.  All teaching positions at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy require computer literacy, excellent written and oral communication skills, and an understanding of the Academy's unique mission.

Salary:            Lab Technicians $29/hour
                         Class Instruction at $1550/credit

To apply, please submit a cover letter, a resume/CV an MMA application, Affirmative Action form, and five references. These forms are located on the employment quick link on our website,  Application materials may be attached, and sent electronically to .  Alternatively, you may send your application materials by USPS to: Human Resources, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA  02532.  Finalist must complete pre-employment drug screening and CORI/SORI background check.  Finalist with maritime qualification must also complete a pre-employment physical.  MMA is an AA/EEO employer.  Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

            MMA is an AA/EEO/Veteran/Disabled employer. Members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.                     

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