Lecturer in Biology - Fall 2019
Lecturer in Biology - Fall 2019
Position Number: 10043656 and 10043852
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Campus Location: Dahlonega
General Summary: The University of North Georgia invites applications for a ten-month, full-time lecturer to teach general biology classes.
The Department of Biology offers B.S. degrees in biology and biology education, and features an outstanding program of undergraduate research.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
- Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in general biology as well as upper-level courses in the applicant's field of study.
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
- A Masters degree in biology or a related field with at least 18 hours of graduate level biology courses at the time of appointment is required; a Ph.D. or other terminal degree and college teaching experience are preferred.
- Demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential.
Anticipated Hire Date: 08/01/2019
Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Undergraduate Research Experience, Unofficial Transcripts
Special Instructions to Applicants: If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm. Please submit contact information for three professional references. In addition to a background check, this position will also require a DMV check.
Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.