Adjunct Assistant Professor, Microbiology

Overland Park, KS
May 17, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

Instruct students in Microbiology lecture and/or labs.

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Required Skills
  • Master's degree with 18 graduate credit hours in Biology.
  • Successfully completed undergraduate or graduate level coursework in cell biology, molecular biology, genetics, chemistry and microbiology.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with appropriate lab equipment.
  • Computer literacy including ability to communicate and develop teaching materials and enter grades electronically.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with the use of appropriate computer software.
  • Demonstrate fluency in written and oral communication skills.
  • One year of teaching biology college-level credit courses is required.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
    • Doctorate or Master's in Microbiology or closely related field.
    • Community college teaching experience is preferred.

Required Experience

Benefit Information:

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Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type
Competitive rate of pay.
For full consideration apply before
May 24. 2017
Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
This position is for teaching a Microbiology section (lecture and lab) during the summer or fall session.
Special Instructions
REQUIRED: Please upload a resume and unofficial transcript(s) showing required coursework. If employed, a certified transcript for All degrees will be required. A resume and unofficial transcript must be uploaded to be considered. Each applicant interviewed will be required to give a 15 minute mini-lecture on a topic to be determined. Optional documents such as a teaching philosophy, curriculum vita and reference letters may be uploaded.