Reporting to the Department Head of Health, Human and Life Sciences, the Biology Instructor/Assistant Professor
is a full-time teaching faculty position that teaches traditional and/or non-traditional college-level students, at on-campus and/or off-campus sites on weekdays and/or weeknights and Saturdays. In addition to the utilization of a variety of teaching strategies, full-time teaching faculty must provide student assistance and advice in their subject area, participate in student orientation sessions, pursue scholarly activities and development, engage in service the University and to the community, attend official functions, and serve on faculty committees.
Essential Job Functions:
Education and/or Work Experience:* Master's degree in Biology from an accredited institution of higher learning or a related discipline.
* Ph.D. in Biology from an accredited institution of higher learning or a related discipline.
* Demonstrated success teaching at the college level.
* Recent experience in a higher education setting
* Candidates with teaching experience and expertise in an additional area also offered in the assigned
department is highly desired.
* Knowledge and experience in using instructional technology.
Must have a philosophy that is consistent with the Mission, Vision and Core Values of the organization. Vision,
commitment, and experience in achieving goals and pursuing excellence is critical. Strong oral and written
presentation skills. Ability to work well independently and as a member of a team. Excellence in organization,
decision-making, problem-solving and creating a collaborative environment. Ability to manage multiple projects
simultaneously. Must be able to read, write and speak fluently in English.
Ability to sit or stand for up to 8 hours/day. Some lifting (up to 25 pounds occasionally), bending, and carrying.
The employee is regularly required to talk and hear, and to use hands and fingers to handle or feel.
Thought Provoking: Capable of making others think deeply on a subject
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause
Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject
Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrityMotivations
Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks
Ability to Make an Impact:
Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization
Doctorate or better in Biology.
Masters or better in Biology.
PHD or better in Biology.Experience
Knowledge and experience in using instructional technology.
Candidates with teaching experience and expertise in an additional area also offered in the assigned department is highly desired.
Demonstrated success teaching at the college level.
Recent experience in a higher education setting
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