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Southwestern Illinois College  (District 5)  - Agriculture Business Management Program Coordinator
Southwestern Illinois College is accepting applications for a full-time, tenure track position of Coordinator/Instructor for the Agriculture Business Management Program. This program is new and under development.

POSITION DESCRIPTION: In accordance with the Mission and Values of Southwestern Illinois College, the successful applicant will serve as an instructor and program coordinator for the new Agriculture Business Management program. As coordinator, the incumbent will be responsible for the organization, administration, review, development, and overall effectiveness of the program to include staffing, quality assessment, accreditation, budget, admission policies and more. As an instructor, the incumbent will develop, teach and maintain courses in the program, in both traditional and
online environments.

1. Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture area; Master’s degree in related field preferred.
2. Minimum of three (3) years agriculture professional experience.
3. Knowledge of and ability to use personal computers, applicable software, and Internet required.
4. Prior teaching, technical training and curriculum development experience highly desirable.

SALARY: This is a nine-month coordinator/teaching position with the salary determined by placement on the salary schedule. For example, the starting salary at Step 3 for the 2023-2024 Academic Year is $50,441 for Bachelor’s Degree / $53,531 with a Master’s Degree. Additional compensation will be provided for required summer coordination and teaching duties. Overload teaching assignments may also be available, which may increase the annual compensation. The College offers a comprehensive flexible benefit program.

Benefit availability and eligibility may vary from the summary listed below.  Please visit for more information.
-Eligibility for comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance plans beginning date of hire
-Retirement savings plan through State Universities Retirement System of Illinois and voluntary 403(b) and 457(b)
savings plan
-Eligibility for paid leave including holidays, sick, and vacation
-Educational incentives including Reduced Tuition at Southwestern Illinois College and Tuition Reimbursement
-Employee Assistance Program, employee discounts, gym access, additional voluntary benefits and more!

Belleville Campus with district-wide responsibilities. Driving may be required to other campus locations and sites throughout the metropolitan area.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately.

You must submit a cover letter, resume, list of three references, and college transcripts.
Required application materials, such as resume, cover letter and references, should be attached to your application. Other required application materials i.e., transcripts, etc., should be attached after your application has been submitted. Go to your My Job Applications page from the careers home page of your account.
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