Lecturer, Biology

Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Dec 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The ASU Lake Havasu campus invites applications for a full-time, benefits-eligible Lecturer to begin August 16, 2018. Initial appointment is for a 9-month academic year. This is a non-tenure track teaching position with no research responsibilities.  Duties include teaching (typically 12 credits per semester) and service (approximately 20% of workload). Subsequent annual renewal is possible contingent upon performance, availability of resources and the needs of the campus. Salary is dependent on experience.

The successful candidate should have a background in General Biology and/or Environmental Science, with the ability to teach broadly in these disciplines.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in biology or a related field by the time of appointment, demonstrated experience teaching at the University level, with a record of teaching excellence as evidenced through peer and/or student evaluations.

Desired qualifications include: (1) experience teaching one or more foundational and breadth courses; (2) experience with multiple teaching modalities; and (3) demonstrated success meeting the needs of diverse student populations.

Applicants are expected to give a teaching demonstration if invited to interview.

Only electronic applications in pdf format will be reviewed. Applicants must email the following as one PDF document to [email protected]. Complete applications will include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy (1-2 pages), copies of evaluations and/or course materials indicative of your prior teaching experience and contact information for three references (postal and email addresses, and phone number).

Review of applications will commence January 15, 2018. If the position is not filled, review of completed files will occur every two weeks thereafter until the search is closed. A background check will be required for employment.

To learn more about ASU and ASU Lake Havasu, please visit http://about.asu.edu/ and https://havasu.asu.edu/.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html  https://www.asu.edu/titleIX