Adjunct Faculty - Biology (LO)

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Job Title:

Adjunct Faculty - Biology (LO)


Natural and Applied Science-Biology

Posting Number:



Sterling, VA: 20164

Full or Part Time:


Salary Range:

Salary is per credit hour and based on education and experience.

Basic Function:

Part-time instructors needed to teach biology lecture/labs at the Loudoun Campus of Northern Virginia Community College.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Adjunct faculty are employed to teach up to 12 credit hours in the Fall and Spring semester and/or up to 8 credit hours during Summer session. Teaching load is based upon student enrollment and staffing needs. Instruction may be during the day, evening, or weekend. Compensation is per credit hour and based upon rank. The adjunct faculty appointment contains no guarantee of continued employment.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in Biology or Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours of coursework in Biology.

Preferred Qualifications:

College level teaching experience and/or relevant work experience.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Adept knowledge of instructional technologies. Excellent interpersonal and oral/written communication skills. Ability to work with a diverse student population. Successful completion and passing of a criminal background check is required

Operation of a State Vehicle:


Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Special Instructions to Applicants:

The indicated salary is per credit hour.

Background Check Statement:

The selected candidate’s offer is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of education, credit checks (relevant to employment), and other checks requested by the VCCS and NOVA such as I-9 and E-Verify requirements. Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth’s Statement of Economic Interest.




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Job No:
Posted: 12/5/2018
Application Due: 2/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time