Part-time Faculty - Biology, Fall 2021

  • University of Southern Maine
  • Portland, ME
  • Apr 30, 2021
Part time / Adjunct Biology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences

Job Description

 

 

Position Title: Part-time Faculty - Biology, Fall 2021 Campus: Portland City, State: Portland, ME Department: Biological Science - PBIO Bargaining Unit: PATFA Statement of Job:

The University of Southern Maine's Department of Biological Sciences is seeking part time faculty to teach a graduate course during the Fall 2021 semester in the following area:   

  • BIO545 Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Meets once a week: Tuesdays 5:00-7:45PM Portland Campus. This is a face-to-face course.
  • Semester runs from August 30, 2021 to December 10, 2021.

Course Description:

This course is a study of the physiological, genetic, biochemical, and environmental basis of diseases. Systems to be covered include reproductive, gastrointestinal, respiratory, cardiovascular, nervous, and skeletomuscular. Cr 3.

Part-time faculty members are paid on a credit-hour basis, based on prior college teaching experience. In addition, USM employees have access to the library, Cigna Employee Assistance Plan, and fitness centers with their USM Card. USM also offers part-time faculty the opportunity for development frequently through our Center for Collaboration and Development (CCD), the chance to get an online teaching certification and training through CTEL, in addition to other developmental opportunities open to all staff throughout the year.

The USM community is committed to building a culturally diverse team of leaders, faculty and staff. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Qualifications:

Minimum requirements: advanced degree in biology, health professions, or related field. Clinical experience is preferred. Previous experience teaching college is preferred, especially teaching pathophysiology or advanced pathophysiology.

Other Information:

Materials must be submitted via "Apply for position."  You will create an applicant profile and complete an application.  You will need to upload a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae and a list of the names and contact information for three references.

All required materials must be submitted by May 9, 2021. We are not able to consider applicants who require Visa sponsorship support.

Appropriate background screening will be conducted for the successful candidate.

The University of Southern Maine is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran's status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Equal Opportunity Office, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME  04469-5754, 207.581.1226, TTY 711

Application Details

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The University of Southern Maine is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Equal Opportunity Office, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME  04469-5754, 207.581.1226, TTY 711 (Maine Relay System).

 

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