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Clayton State University Regular/Temporary:
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Job Summary The Department of Biology in the College of Arts and Sciences at Clayton State University is seeking applicants for a Lecturer of Biology position. The position is a 10-month (renewable), non-tenure appointment that reports to the Chair of the Department of Biology. The successful candidate will be expected to begin on August 1, 2021. Salary 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/arts-sciences/departments/biology/
.Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Underrepresented groups, including women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Responsibilities
Teach the Human Anatomy and Physiology courses and labs and other non-majors courses as needed.Participate in service to Department, School, University and community.Serve as a career mentor for Biology students.
A doctoral or masters degree (ABD candidates will be considered) in biology or related field Ability to teach Human Anatomy and Physiology courses and the associated labs for allied health studentsExcellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
Successful college teaching experienceAbility and desire to teach primarily Human Anatomy and Physiology courses and the associated labs for allied health studentsAbility and desire to occasionally teach other lower-level non-majors courses and labs as needed. Willingness to participate in innovative, evidence-based teaching practices that support the recommendations of Vision & Change in Undergraduate Biology Education, including but not limited to community engagement, course embedded research, metacognitive approaches, and/or strategies to engage higher order cognitive thinking.Experience with and/or desire to work with diverse student populations and a commitment to diversityA team-player with a commitment to working in a department that prioritizes collaboration Experience with, or willingness to learn, utilizing course management systems in teaching and/or implementing online courses
Required Documents to Attach
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts of grades, and the contact information for three current references.
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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.
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