Part-Time Lecturer Pool_Department of Biology
Job location: Coral Gables, FL
Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2018-04-13
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The University of Miami (UM) is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.
The Department of Biology in the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Miami, is soliciting applications for individuals interested in possible part-time teaching positions (maximum two courses in a semester). The Department is particularly interested in applicants able to teach courses in Introductory Biology (lecture and laboratory), Physiology, Cell and Molecular Biology and Genetics.
Duties for instructors will include teaching courses at the undergraduate level, and a minimum of three hours per week of office hours per course to meet with students. Minimum qualifications: one-year College teaching experience is preferred; a Doctorate in Biology or related discipline relevant to the course being taught, thorough knowledge of the relevant sub-field, and competence in the general area of Biology. Applications will be reviewed as received, and this pool will remain open throughout the academic year. An appointment/offer is contingent upon student demand (enrollments) and available funding, with the possibility that the final confirmation will not be available until classes begin.
Interested candidates should apply via the Faculty Career Opportunities website (https://umiami.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UMFaculty) and include their CV along with a cover letter indicating particular areas of expertise and experience, reference names/contact info or letters of references.The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.