Lecturer of Biology (2 positions)

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Job Title: Lecturer of Biology (2 positions)
Location: Clayton State University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 1942
Job SummaryThe Department of Biology in the College of Arts and Sciences at Clayton State University is seeking applicants for two Temporary Lecturers of Biology. These positions are 10 month, non-tenure track appointments that report to the Chair of the Department of Biology. The successful candidates will be expected to begin on August 1, 2019 and will end on May 31, 2020. Salaries will be commensurate with experience and competitive with comparable programs. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, proof of authorization to work in the U.S. will be required at the time of hire.

Part of the University System of Georgia, Clayton State University is located 15 minutes from downtown Atlanta in a beautiful lakeside setting. Clayton State University is nationally recognized as a leader in the use of information technology to transform teaching, learning, and other aspects of the collegiate experience. For additional information about the Department of Biology, visit https://www.clayton.edu/biology.

  • Teach Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II with lab and Introductory Biology I and II and labs.
  • Participate in service to Department, School, University and community.
Required Qualifications

Successful candidates will have a doctoral or masters degree in Biology or related field. Other required qualifications include the ability to teach lower level human anatomy and physiology courses and labs and lower level non-major biology courses and labs. Additionally, successful candidates will have excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.

Minimum Requirement:

For the lecturer appointments the candidates must have a masters degree in Biology or related field with 18 graduated hours of course work in the biological sciences.

Preferred Qualifications

A doctoral degree in Biology or related field is preferred. Successful candidates will demonstrate excellent college teaching experience, experience with diverse student populations, the ability and desire to teach human anatomy and physiology courses, experience in using educational technology and innovative teaching methods in the classroom. A commitment by the candidates to diversity is highly recommended.

Required Documents to Attach

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts of grades, and the contact information for three current references.

About Us

Located 15 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta, Clayton State University offers employees a diverse environment which fosters both professional and personal development. The university is committed to cultivating an environment of engaged, experienced-based learning, enriched by active community service. Clayton State offers multiple Bachelor and Master Degree programs which currently enrolls over 6,900 students in challenging campus and on-line courses.

The campus is situated just 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta on 214 beautiful acres, making access to the metropolitan area a breeze. We’ve been named a Top Workplace in Atlanta by the Atlanta-Journal Constitution for six consecutive years. And we also were named one of 79 higher education institutions across the nation in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of 2017 Great Colleges to Work For.

Contact Information

For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Recourses at (678) 466-4230, or by email at [email protected].

For technical support, please call the Shared Services Center at (877) 251-2644 or [email protected].

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Clayton State University, as determined by Clayton State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Clayton State University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnical origin, age, disability, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal laws (including Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, Sections 503, and 504, AREA, ADA, E.O. 11246, and Rev. Proc. 75-50). Clayton State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy please contact the Clayton State University Office of Human Resources at (678) 466-4230. Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Disability Resource Center at: (678) 466-5445.




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Posted: 5/2/2019
Application Due: 7/17/2019
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