Adjunct Instructor

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Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education.
Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students. UNT System institutions award more than 11,000 degrees each year – including the largest number of master’s and doctoral degrees in the DFW region. As DFW’s university system, UNT World offers a wide range of degree programs and academic initiatives across our campuses. With more than 300 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs, as well as convenient campus locations and teaching centers located throughout North Texas, our system provides a wide array of opportunities.

Posting TitleAdjunct InstructorArea of SpecialtyDepartmentUNT-Biological Sciences-121100Job LocationDentonFull Time/Part TimePart-TimeSalary InformationDepartment Summary

The Department of Biological Sciences faculty is a community of scholars dedicated to teaching and research in the life and environmental sciences. We measure our success by the success of our students and the quality of our intellectual contributions to society. Our alumni include many distinguished researchers and university professors who are dedicated to high-quality teaching and research.

Position Summary

The Department of Biological Sciences seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Instructor, Forensic pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This posting is for the Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 semesters. The specific courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach these courses develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs.

Anticipated course openings include, but are not limited to, Forensic Microscopy and Forensic Molecular Biology (Forensic Genetics/Serology-DNA).

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in the area of Biological Science, with professional expertise, certification, or licensure in field or area related to either Forensic Microscopy or Forensic Molecular Biology. Note: Experience in Serology/DNA required for Forensic Molecular Biology.
Training and/or college teaching experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in Forensic Genetics / Biomedical Sciences / Biological Sciences / Forensic Science specific to course. Three years of related training and/or college teaching experience.
Forensic Molecular Biology: Three years of experience in a forensic laboratory environment conducting Serology/DNA work preferred.

Required License / Registration / CertificationWork Schedule

Varied

Driving University VehicleNoSecurity SensitiveThis is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Physical RequirementsTalk or HearPosting NumberA052PPosition End Date (if temporary)Special Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/36160Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Of the courses listed, which are you interested in teaching?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. Describe your related teaching and/or research experience and expertise.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. What is your schedule availability? Days/Nights; Days of the Week; Location (e.g. Frisco, online courses, etc.)

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. Have you ever been employed by the University of North Texas? If so, in what capacity and last semester employed?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

 

 

 

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Posted: 4/30/2020
Application Due: 10/28/2020
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