Lone Star College-University Park to hold Dec. 2 hiring fair

Qualified part-time instructors, tutors and more will be recruited Dec. 2 at Lone Star College-University Park’s hiring fair in response to an ever-present need for candidates in a number of subject areas.

Representatives from each department will be available 4 to 7 p.m. in Building 13 to review resumes and interview candidates for available positions at the LSC-University Park campus. Human resource staff will also be present to assist with job-related questions and the online application process.

According to Mark Curtis-Chavez, dean of instruction, the hiring fair is expected to increase the pool of qualified individuals who want to become part of the Lone Star College teaching community.

Qualified applicants are being sought in the following disciplines: accounting, art, biology, chemistry, computer information technology, developmental math, drama, economics, English, ESOL, engineering, engineering technology, geology, geography, government, history, humanities, human development, kinesiology, mathematics, philosophy, psychology, physics and speech.

More than 80 certificates, associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees are offered through LSC-University Park and its university partners. Credit and non-credit courses, workforce training and continuing education are offered day or night, on campus or online.

Applicants attending the hiring fair are asked to bring several printed copies of their resume and transcripts and are also encouraged to search and apply for positions online prior to the event at LoneStar.edu/jobs. For further questions regarding the hiring fair, please call 281.290.2600.

LSC-University Park is the sixth and newest LSCS campus located in the former Compaq Computer’s world headquarters complex. The 71-acre campus houses four university partners, a charter high school, several business partners, Lone Star Corporate College and the LSC Energy and Manufacturing Institute. Under the first President, Shah Ardalan, LSC-University Park’s vision is to be nationally recognized as the model for the innovative college of the 21st century. In just two years, LSC-University Park’s Invitation-2-Innovate (i2i) has resulted in many local, national and global recognitions, including one patent. The campus is located at the corner of State Highway 249 and Louetta Road across from Vintage Park. For more information about LSC-University Park, call 281.290.2600 or visit LoneStar.edu/UP.

Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.