Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

Geography Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses in geography. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Independence * Dependability * Initiative * Analytical Thinking * Achievement/Effort * Persistence * Attention to Detail * Innovation * Concern for Others

Representative Tasks * Prepare course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts. * Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as urbanization, environmental systems, and cultural geography. * Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.


Manufacturing, Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Construction, Government,

Job Family Education, Training, and Library

Sample Job Titles Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Cartography Professor, Cartography Teacher, College Faculty Member, College Professor, Cultural Geography Faculty Member, Geographic Information Systems Faculty Member (GIS Faculty Member), Geographic Information Systems Professor (GIS Professor), Geography Faculty Member, Geography Instructor, Geography Professor, Geomatics Professor, Human Geography Faculty Member, Human Geography Instructor, Human Geography Professor, Instructor, Lecturer, Physical Geography Professor, Professor, University Faculty Member.