Animal Management Instructor

Sanborn, New York
Apr 27, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

P/T Animal Management Instructor

Part-time instructor needed to teach various courses in the Animal Management program.  Courses may include Zoonotic Disease, Animal Reproduction, Conservation, Zoological Record Keeping, Exhibit Design, Animal Capture and Restraint, Animal Training, Vertebrate Morphology, Animal Behavior, Zoology, Herpetology, Ornithology, Mammalogy, Aquarium Science, and Population Genetics.   Classes are held on the NCCC main campus on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor's degree and enrolled in a Master's degree level program in Biology, Zoology, Wildlife Conservation, or related curriculum; 1 year teaching experience at the post-secondary level.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:  Master's degree in Biology, Zoology, Wildlife Conservation, or related curriculum; two years teaching at the community college level; minimum one year work experience as a professional zookeeper or aquarist.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:  For more details concerning available positions contact Professor Gail Tylec, Chair of Science, Health and Mathematics at 716-614-6771.

Niagara County Community College considers only those applications that clearly demonstrate the applicant meets all required qualifications and application packets are complete.  Persons meeting the required qualifications as stated should send to Human Resources, Niagara County Community College, Sanborn, NY 14132, or via E-mail to

  • Cover letter that addresses each of the qualifications,
  • Resume
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Names and contact information for three (3) current, work related references.

Search will remain open until candidate is selected; however to ensure consideration materials should be received by 7/1/17 for the fall 2017 openings and as soon as possible for consideration for summer 2017 positions. Official transcripts will be required at time of hire. Applicant finalist(s) is/are subject to successful results of a criminal background check.

NCCC is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, military status, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.