Adjunct for Biological Sciences

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  • Biology
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Part Time
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    Adjunct Teaching Position
    Department of Biological Sciences
    School of Natural Sciences

    The Department of Biological Sciences routinely hires adjunct faculty to fill curricular needs on a part-time basis and maintains a pool of candidates for temporary part-time positions as the need arises. This position is continuously open and qualified persons will be selected to teach undergraduate courses as the need arises. Appointments are generally made on a semester-by-semester basis. Positions are renewable, contingent upon need and performance.

    Responsibilities
    Teaching one or more sections of introductory biology lecture and lab courses for majors or non-majors. Occasionally, adjunct instructors may be asked to teach a specialized course in their area of expertise. Adjunct instructors must be available on campus for one office hour per week per course taught.

    Qualifications

    • Ph. D. or Master's degree (with 18 graduate hours in Biology) in any area of Biology required.
    • Demonstrated potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching.
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Successful candidate must complete an employment and/or criminal background check.

    HOW TO APPLY

    Interested applicants should submit an online application at https://stedwards.applicantpro.com Please include resume, cover letter, and three employment references. No Calls Please.

    ABOUT ST. EDWARD'S UNIVERSITY

    Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,600 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at https://www.stedwards.edu/human-resources/benefits-summary

    OTHER ITEMS TO KNOW

    Sponsorship:

    We currently are not offering sponsorship at this time.

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    Background Checks:

    A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.

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    Equal Opportunity Employer:

    St. Edward's University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

    Reference #: J18039
    Posted: 4/25/2018

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