Science Faculty, Biology, Colorado Mountain College, Vail Valley at Edwards

Job description

This full-time faculty position begins in August 2018 with a 30-credit hour teaching load annually.

The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate biology courses that may include General College Biology I and II, Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II, Microbiology. Preference may be given to candidates who are also qualified to teach in other science areas, such as Chemistry, Environmental Science, or Physics.

Teaching responsibilities may include concurrent enrollment courses delivered in coordination with local high schools.

Teaching responsibilities expected of all faculty include: teaching course load as assigned, evaluate courses and assess student learning, meet established course, program and learning outcomes, comply with guidelines and policies, maintain office hours per established standards, develop rapport with students, assist with and participate in advising, orientation and registration activities.

CMC Faculty are generally expected to engage in scholarly endeavors as well as service activities such as campus and college committees, participation in relevant projects, mentor peers, participate in and assist with assessment activities, program review, student organization, recruiting and retention.

Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to working in a culturally diverse environment and the ability to effectively work with students, employees, vendors and community members having diverse backgrounds.

Conversational Spanish language abilities may be helpful.

Salary range: $57,492 - $74,144 depending upon education and experience/teaching experience in higher education. 


Qualified candidates must be credentialed to teach in this program or eligible to be credentialed. Examples of ideal qualifications include:

A minimum of a Master’s Degree in Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, or related field, or a Master’s Degree with a minimum of 18 graduate credits in Biology or related field as noted. A minimum of one year full time teaching, or equivalent as an adjunct instructor required. Higher education teaching experience preferred. 

To apply:  Please submit the required letter of interest, resume, list of three professional references and transcripts. To be considered for a full time faculty position, transcripts must be included with application material. Please do not send official transcripts; please use copies for application purposes. CMC is an EOE committed to diversifying its workforce.

External applicants: apply online at

Internal applicants: please proceed to the HR page of Basecamp for instructions on applying for a full time position as an internal applicant.

Review of application material will begin March 26, 2018.




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Posted: 3/2/2018
Application Due: 5/1/2018
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Salary: $57,492 - $74,144