Full Time Lecturer in Biology

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Classification Title:Full Time Lecturer in BiologyPosition Title:Full Time Lecturer in BiologyPosition Type:Faculty - Full TimeDepartment:Department of Mathematics and Natural SciencesJob Summary/Basic Function:

Job Summary/Basic Function:

Job description

Primary responsibilities will include teaching Plant Biology, Introduction to Biology, and/or Principles of Biology.

The Department

The Department of Math and Natural Sciences offers a baccalaureate degree in Biology, and provides service courses to support the College’s associate degrees and other baccalaureate degree programs. There are currently 21 tenure-track faculty members in the department.

The College

Gordon State College has served the community and region continuously since its founding in 1852, and has been a unit in the University System of Georgia since 1972. After more than three decades of serving the state as a residential two-year college, Gordon was named a state college in 2006 and began developing select four year programs that address critical state needs. Gordon State College serves approximately 4000 students and has more than 120 full-time faculty.

The Community

The main campus of Gordon State College is in Barnesville, Georgia. Located approximately one hour south of Atlanta, students and faculty enjoy the pleasures of small town living together with access to the many attractions of a major metropolitan center and an international airport.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in a biological sciences field is required (Doctorate preferred). Candidate must have educational background to teach Introductory Biology and/or Plant Biology. Preference given to applicants with experience in teaching Plant Biology. Ability to teach effectively using a variety of methods, relate to students and facilitate student learning is required. Excellent communication, organizational and computer skills are necessary for the position.
Demonstrated knowledge of instructional technology is required. Preferred candidate will be flexible, highly motivated, and enthusiastic about student success, student research and the scholarship of teaching.

Employment is contingent on successful completion of background check.

Preferred Qualifications:Posting Date:04/11/2019Closing Date:Open Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants:

Application Process
Complete the online application form by clicking on the button at the top of this page. Include a letter of application and, in your CV, provide phone numbers and addresses for at least three professional references. Submit your unofficial transcripts to: Gordon State College, Attn: HR, 419 College Drive, Barnesville, GA 30204. *Transcripts will be the only material accepted by mail.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

EOE/ADA, open records law state. Position is contingent upon final budgetary approval.
Employment is contingent on successful completion of background check.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education you have completed?
    • HS/GED
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PhD
Optional & Required DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Other Document
  3. Unofficial Transcripts




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Posted: 4/12/2019
Application Due: 7/26/2019
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