General Biology Adjunct Instructor

University Center, MI
Aug 08, 2019
Position Type
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College
Position Title:

General Biology Adjunct Instructor

Employee Group:



Science and Mathematics


Part-time instructor, teach days and/or evenings FA, WI, SP, or SS

Position Accountabilities and Essential Functions:

Are you interested in positively impacting students’ lives? We are seeking collaborative, energetic, and innovative biology adjunct instructors who are committed to student retention and success. Instructors are responsible for establishing and promoting an effective learning environment to maximize student learning. Instructors may be assigned to teach introductory and /or general courses in traditional classroom settings and/or blended/hybrid classrooms as needed in the Science and Mathematics Division at Delta College.

Specific Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Understanding of and ability to work with a diverse student population
  • Use of email, internet-based resources, and common Office software
  • Ability to teach in a variety of formats, including incorporating online learning systems
  • Ability to teach non-science majors that are mathematically under-prepared
  • Understanding of ADA requirements and willingness to create accessible materials
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Understanding Delta Mission/Vision/Values

Required Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in biology, OR Master’s degree in a related field with at least 18 hours of successful graduate level biology coursework
  • Ability to teach on a Delta campus

Additional Experiences Considered:

Additional Experiences Considered:

  • Teaching experience at the community college level
  • Recent experience in teaching biology in an active learning environment

Application Deadline:

Position will remain open until filled. The College reserves the right to close the recruitment process once a sufficient applicant pool has been identified.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Complete an on-line application and attach a cover letter with position title, resume, three current names of professional references, and copies of transcripts (official transcripts required upon hire) and/or certifications and licenses.

  • Course assignment is dependent on the applicant’s qualifications and demonstrated abilities.

  • If you are selected for an interview, you are required to provide a teaching demonstration on topics selected by the Science and Mathematics Division.