Fixed-Term Instructor of Molecular Biology and Microbiology Lab Coordinator #001184
Posting Information: The Department of Biology within the College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a 9 - month fixed term Instructor of Molecular Biology and Microbiology Lab Coordinator for Fall 2018. Responsibilities will include teaching laboratory courses in genetics, cell and molecular biology, and forensic biology and lectures in areas appropriate for the successful applicant's expertise and experience. Coordination of the microbiology lab curriculum and materials (BIOL 313 and 413) will be part of the assigned job duties of the successful applicant and will involve ordering teaching materials, training lab assistants, and maintaining lab equipment and teaching space. Service responsibilities will include academic advising and other departmental or higher service will be welcomed.
Minimum Training & Experience Requirements: Candidates must have at least a Master's degree in Biology and have teaching experience in cell and molecular biology, microbiology, and/or forensic biology at the college level. Candidates must have at least a Master's degree prior to the hire date and the degree must be from an appropriately accredited institution.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated organizational skills and experience in extensive laboratory techniques. Experience in teaching college-level courses in cellular and molecular biology, microbiology, and forensic science is also preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Application must be made online - attach: 1) a CV highlighting experiences; 2) an application letter; 3) a list of references (include complete contact information), 4) unofficial transcripts and 5) teaching philosophy. For questions or additional information, please contact Dr. Sean O'Connell at 828-227-2203. Review will begin immediately and continue until filled.