Full-Time Faculty Positions
CLUSTER HIRE OF FULL-TIME FACULTY TO SUPPORT THE LATINX COMMUNITY
As an institution committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and anti-racism, Gavilan College is proud to announce an exciting new effort to hire full-time faculty with a demonstrated history of working with and supporting the Latinx community. This effort allows us to deepen our commitment to racial equity, act on our values and empower our students and campus community by creating a greater sense of belonging.
Dr. Pedro Avila, Gavilan College Superintendent/President, states, “As a Hispanic-Serving Institution, we have a responsibility to meet the needs of our students. This cluster hire is a bold statement and commitment from our faculty and institution to improve diversity and hire the most culturally competent and experienced faculty to serve students. Our cluster hire will have a strong influence on shaping the culture of Gavilan college and build a stronger sense of community that will attract, engage, and help students succeed.”
Cluster Hire Requirements (in addition to minimum qualifications):
In order to be considered for this initiative, candidates must satisfy three or more of the following criteria. Please use the following Supplemental Questionnaire Form to type in your answers and attach it to your application on the CCC Registry website Supplemental Questionnaire Form:
- Has demonstrated commitment to engaging in service with populations historically underrepresented and underserved in higher education, particularly the Hispanic/Latinx community.
- Has demonstrated knowledge of barriers for Hispanic/Latinx students.
- Has experience or has demonstrated commitment to teaching, supporting, and/or mentoring Hispanic/Latinx students and/or communities historically underrepresented and underserved in higher education.
- Has experience in or has demonstrated commitment to extending awareness of opportunities and strategies in achieving success to Hispanic/Latinx students and/or communities historically underrepresented and underserved in higher education.
- Has created research, scholarship, media, art, or cultural/political engagement opportunities with the Hispanic/Latinx community and/or communities historically underrepresented and underserved in higher education.
- Has skills in developing cross-cultural and anti-racist communication, collaboration, and pedagogy.
All positions have now closed. After careful consideration, the district has decided not to move forward with the following positions at this time:
- Head Women’s Volleyball Coach/Kinesiology Instructor – this position will not be filled at this time. Applicants have been informed of the update.
- Bilingual Mental Health Counselor – the department is reviewing the job announcement and making some changes to this position. We expect to repost this position for recruitment in early Fall 2023.
- Nursing Instructor – We expect to repost this position for recruitment in early Spring 2024.
All applicants for academic service must meet the minimum qualifications for the discipline as specified in Minimum Qualifications for Faculty and Administrators in California Community Colleges, published by the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges. All degrees and credits earned in fulfillment of minimum requirements must be from accredited institutions. Applicants who do not meet the minimum stated educational qualifications may apply for equivalency by submitting the Supplemental Application for Equivalency.
FOREIGN DEGREE HOLDERS
For positions requiring a degree, all foreign degree credentials must be evaluated by a third party to determine the equivalent U.S. degree and major, and the Foreign Credential Evaluation must be attached to your application before your application will be considered. Not attaching your Foreign Credential Evaluation will render your application incomplete. Evaluations should provide the name of the institution attended, a description of your credentials, the major field of study, and the U.S. equivalent for each credential. For a list of evaluating agencies, visit the State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. Note: Even if you obtained your graduate degree(s) in the U.S., you must attach a Foreign Credential Evaluation for your undergraduate degree if it was obtained outside the U.S.