PT Instructor, Biology

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PT Instructor, Biology

Salary: To Be Determined Based on PT Faculty Salary Schedule
Start Date: Spring Semester 2021
Closing Date: Open Until Filled 
Location: Las Positas College, Livermore, Ca

Las Positas College

Livermore, Ca

The Chabot-Las Positas Community College District is seeking a Part-Time Instructor, Biology for Las Positas College in Livermore, Ca.  Applicants will be expected to provide instruction in introductory Bioinformatics. This class will be offered fully online. Any synchronous sessions will likely be in the evening.

Course Description:

Principles of Bioinformatics. Project-based course which will analyze complex biological data. The course introduces students to the tools used for computational exercises relevant to current biotechnologies and computational biology. This is the capstone course in our Computational Biology A. A. degree.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1 Instructor responsible for 3 hours of lecture and 3 hours of lab per week. The class would have up to 24 students.

2. Responsible for choosing the textbook and delivering the content as specified in the course outline.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s in any biological science OR Bachelor’s in any biological science AND Master’s in biochemistry, biophysics or marine science OR the equivalent.

Evidence of understanding of and responsiveness to the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, racial and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, as these factors relate to the need for equity-minded practices within the classroom.

Applicants applying under the “Equivalent” provision must provide details that explain my time of application how their academic preparation is the equivalent of the degree listed above. Please provide your explanation by using the optional document upload called “Equivalency Statement.”

Desirable Qualifications:

1. Experience teaching at the community college level or being the instructor of record in lower division courses.

2. Experience teaching online.

Physical Demands and Working Environment:

Individuals with disabilities who are unable to carry out the physical activities of the position will receive reasonable accommodations to enable them to perform the essential functions of the positions.

Notification to Applicants

The Chabot-Las Positas Community College District reserves the right to close or not fill any advertised position.

TO APPLY, please send the following application materials to:


1. Cover Letter

2. Resume

3. Transcripts (Un-officials accepted for application purposes.)




Name: Stem Dean, Nan Ho

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (925 ) 24-1182

Department: Biology


It is the policy of this District to provide equal opportunity in all areas of employment practices and to assure that there shall be no discrimination against any person on the basis of sex, ancestry, age, marital status, race, religious creed, mental disability, medical condition (including HIV and AIDS), color, national origin, physical disability, family or sexual preference status and other similar factors in compliance with Title IX, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, other federal and state non-discrimination regulations, and its own statements of philosophy of objectives.  The District encourages the filing of applications by both sexes, ethnic minorities, and the disabled.





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Posted: 9/2/2020
Application Due: 11/1/2020
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