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Professors are employed by colleges and universities and are responsible for teaching students, conducting research, and publishing in academic papers. Their teaching duties include supporting students studying for a degree, developing instructional plans, giving assignments, organizing examinations, and grading tests. A successful resume sample for Professor showcases qualifications like instruction skills, academic expertise, excellent communication abilities, and supervisory skills. Those interested in a Professor position should be able to display a Doctorate Degree in their resumes.

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Professor/instructor

Instructed class of 20 - 35 students in introductory to Computer Fundamentals (MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel)

  • Planned course instruction based on the approved syllabus/course outline provided to assure course content and learning objectives are met
  • Scheduled and post office hours to provide academic support to students, tutoring; if necessary, and other assistance as needed (motivator, counselor, etc.)
  • Suitably challenged, served, and communicated with students to encourage their participation and learning progress
  • Identified and assisted at-risk students while eliminating student barriers to learning
  • Other duties as assigned
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Computer Science
BS
Information Technology
MA
Master of Arts
2

Professor

Research and Data Analysis; Training and Mentoring; Project Management; Writing and Editing

  • Developed study protocols and coordinated data collection for qualitative and quantitative studies both online and in-person
  • Approached the data from multiple angles to extract optimal results, changing trajectories on the fly when necessary
  • Synthesized findings into meaningful deliverables for presentation and distribution, directly affecting outcomes and practices
  • Interviewed, hired, supervised, and evaluated research assistants; provided staff training and statistical/writing guidance
  • Guided discussions leading to high-stakes organizational outcomes such as granting funding and sabbatical leave
  • Courses taught: Statistics, Research Methods, Personality, Gender Studies, Social Psychology, The Psychology of Evil
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
3

Area Coordinator and Assistant Professor, Communication

Schedule 60+ courses per year and manage a staff of 10 full and part-time college educators.

  • Teach up to 16 courses per year, with 20-24 students per semester.
  • Among highest-scoring teacher evaluations on campus, with consistent averages of more than 90%.
  • Co-Chair of 10-person Sustainability Committee, wrote and edited college Environmental Sustainability Plan 2014 intended for LEED Certification, organized daylong ECTC Earth Fair 2012 with more than 10 local groups and presenters; advised student-run environmental club.
  • Adviser to 70+ undergraduate majors.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
English
MA
Communication
PhD
Communications
4

Professor of Military Science (pms)

Selected from over 150 candidates to lead this ROTC leadership development program; one of only seven in state of Indiana. Responsible for leading a seven person immediate staff, supervised 170 military students, $300K in scholarships annually, multiple operating budgets worth $1.1M and effectively communicating with seven different colleges/universities in central Indiana.

  • Earned the higher headquarters' award for recruiting and retention by recruiting 118% of new students and retaining 134% of students in the department; surpassing annual goals.
  • Attained $25K in new scholarship money through soliciting several community organizations for donations to be awarded to the best qualified military science students based on: academics, potential and leadership abilities.
  • Recognized by superiors for curriculum innovations and training techniques with the end result being an increase in student proficiency levels from 39% to 80%.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Communications
MBA
Master of Business Administration
5

Professor

Taught students applied knowledge in the areas of Strategic Decision Making and Research

  • Developed skills in students that will create increased proficiency in their work environments
  • Trained students to identify their learning styles and personality traits
  • Fostered a student-centered environment that combines online learning with classroom participation
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Educational And Research
MS
Business
6

A, Assistant Professor

Courses taught include Introductory Statistics, Calculus I and II and Complex Analysis

  • Taught the group of six math majors to typeset in Latex and designed and coded the departmental webpage http://departments.kings.edu/math/
  • Liaised between the Math department and the Business school; the business school adopted the proposed new business calculus curriculum
  • Authored a research article (Algebraic K-theory of virtually free groups, S. Pallekonda, J. Lafont, S. Vossler and J. Pineda, Proc. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh Sect. A 141 (2011), pgs. […]
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
PhD
Mathematics
7

Adjunct Professor of English

  • Developed skills essential to a strategic mindset while creating unique lessons, assignments, and lectures to help first-year College Writing students learn to write for academic and professional audiences
  • Encouraged students to use discussion and writing to respond critically to a series of texts
  • Maintained accurate records and corresponded verbally and in writing to keep students informed about their progress throughout the course
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BFA
Creative Writing
MA
Creative Writing
8

Adjunct Professor

Instructed college algebra

  • Developed math lessons and prepared instructional materials allocating time span for each lesson
  • Recorded student grades and tracked progress throughout semester
  • Incorporated various technologies in the classrooms including digital image projector and computer software and made appropriate use of math laboratory to perform practical of mathematics
  • Helped students to understand mathematical structures, conjecture and verified solutions
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Mathematics
MA
Teaching
9

Professor

Delivered lectures on different type of auditing subjects.

  • Educated sales promotion techniques to the graduates.
  • Educated graduates, how to start a new business and different type of methods in marketing.
  • Prepared instruction methodologies and course materials.
  • Evaluated student's assignments and homework.
  • Conducted and graded examinations.
  • Provided career assistances to students including assistance in interviews and recruitment activities.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Master of Arts
10

Professor

Participated in the structure and organization of the school as it was being formed

  • Aided administration in putting together curriculum and class content
  • Worked closely with students and was recognized for significant improvement in many of the individual students in our program
  • Oversaw Prep professors and conducted meetings to ensure the success of the students and education process
  • Planned necessary and fitting activities for Saturday School.
  • Advised female students on life skills, problem solving, and any other problems that they brought to my attention.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Graphic Design

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