Biology: Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Fall 2020
Position Title:Biology: Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Fall 2020 Job Category:Faculty Department:Biology - 3010100 Division:Academic Affairs Required Documents:Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2 Position Statement:
Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 28 institutions within the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Serving nearly 13,000 students, GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.Description:GGC invites applicants for an Instructor, Assistant, Associate and Full Professor position in Biology starting August 1, 2020. Successful candidates will be expected to teach Biology courses that support both general education, biology and environmental science majors and contribute to the teaching of courses that support concentrations in Cell Biology/Biotechnology, Biochemistry, General Biology and Teacher Certification. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, Microbiology, Immunology, Virology, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Toxicology. Successful candidates will actively participate in teaching, undergraduate research and service activities at the College, School and Discipline levels. The individual in this position will be expected to achieve a record of scholarly activity and success in teaching college level courses, in addition to mentoring undergraduate students. GGC is an institution that values innovative teaching, advising and mentoring (advising and mentoring is expected of all faculty). Other related duties as assigned. In accordance with Board of Regents Policy governing GGC faculty, successful applicants will be eligible to receive three or five year renewable appointments or one year traditional appointments may also be approved. For more information about our college, please visit our website at www.ggc.edu. SalaryCommensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits. Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
- A Master's degree (M.S./M.A.) in an appropriate Biology discipline for instructor positions.
- A Doctorate degree (Ph.D) for Assistant, Associate and Full Professor positions. Assistant, Associate and Full Professor faculty should have a doctorate or appropriate terminal degree in their discipline before the start date of the Fall 2020 semester.
- Demonstrated potential for excellent teaching and research is required.
- Doctorate (Ph.D.) degree.