Biology for Anatomy & Physiology: Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor- Fall 2019

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Position Statement:

Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 28 institutions within the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Serving nearly 13,000 students, GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.

Position Title:
Biology for Anatomy & Physiology: Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor- Fall 2019

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Biology - 3010100

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Required Documents:
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2, Unofficial Transcript 3

GGC invites applicants for Instructor, Assistant, Associate and Full Professor faculty positions who will teach Anatomy and Physiology to Exercise Science, Pre-Allied Health and Pre-Nursing students starting August 1, 2019. Individuals will report to the Dean of the School of Science and Technology. Applicants should demonstrate successful instruction in Anatomy and Physiology or have a strong background in Anatomy and Physiology and demonstrate successful instruction in biology-related courses. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to undergraduate education, student engagement and research, as well as service to the college and community. GGC is an institution that values innovative teaching, advising and mentoring (advising and mentoring is expected of all faculty). Applicants should demonstrate their ability to interact well with colleagues as they will work closely with faculty and staff to ensure successful instruction of the course. Applicants should also demonstrate a strong desire to work with students from diverse backgrounds. Preference will be given to those who demonstrate an aptitude for innovative teaching styles, hands-on and active learning pedagogy and those with undergraduate teaching experience. This position teaches students in Allied Health and Pre-Nursing fields, thus an ability to emphasize real-life application of knowledge is preferred. In addition to the above, this position will review, evaluate and recommend student learning materials, and evaluate students to measure their progress in achieving institutional and course goals. Other related duties as assigned.

In accordance with Board of Regents Policy governing GGC faculty, successful applicants will be eligible to receive three or five year renewable appointments or one year traditional appointments may also be approved. For more information about our college, please visit our website at


Commensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits.

Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:


  • A Master's degree (M.S./M.A.) in an appropriate Biology discipline for instructor positions.
  • A Doctorate degree (Ph.D) for Assistant, Associate and Full Professor positions. Assistant, Associate and Full Professor faculty should have a doctorate or appropriate terminal degree in their discipline before the start date of the Fall 2019 semester.
  • Demonstrated potential for excellent teaching and research is required.


  • Doctorate (Ph.D.) degree
  • Previous teaching experience

Position Disclosure:

Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, 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, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Georgia is an open records state.


Position requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions.

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Job No:
Posted: 11/6/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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