Adjunct Professor - Scientific Literacy and Quantitative Reasoning
Lynn University is an independent, innovative college based in warm, sunny Boca Raton, Florida. We're consistently recognized by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a "Great College to Work For" in such areas as compensation and benefits; work/life balance; job satisfaction; and respect and appreciation.
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Lynn is currently accepting applications for the position of Adjunct Professor - Scientific Literacy and Quantitative Reasoning.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Lynn University is an independent, innovative college based in warm, sunny Boca Raton, Florida. We're consistently recognized by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a "Great College to Work For" in such areas as compensation and benefits; work/life balance; job satisfaction; and respect and appreciation. Our student body of about 2,000 hails from 90 countries and nearly all 50 states, making Lynn one of the top five most international schools for our size. Our campus is a melting pot of cultures and beliefs, and we pride ourselves on our ability to embrace new ideas.
Lynn University's College of Arts and Sciences seeks Adjunct Professors to teach courses in the areas of Scientific Literacy and Quantitative Reasoning to the non-science majors. The scientific literacy courses cover the introduction to the scientific method and its applications to the understanding of the nature of things. The quantitative reasoning courses focus on the topics of personal finance and applied statistics.
Qualified candidates will have an earned doctorate or master's degree in physical or biological sciences to teach in the area of scientific literacy and the degrees at the same level in mathematical sciences to teach in the quantitative reasoning area. Preference will also be given to candidates with interdisciplinary adjunct teaching experience.
Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the positions are filled.
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