Job no: 495751
Work type: Faculty 9-Month
Location: Jacksonville (Main Campus)
Jacksonville State University
Visiting Instructor, Biology
The Department of Biology of Jacksonville State University’s College of Science and Mathematics is seeking to hire a scholar for a Visiting Instructor of Biology.
The core responsibility of this position is instructional work to facilitate student comprehension and application of concepts, skills, and behaviors that will contribute to the development of mature and responsible members of society.
The Visiting Instructor, in the College of Science and Mathematics provides educational services in the Department of Biology to traditional and non-traditional students during the day or evening. The Instructor may be required to teach biology courses on campus, off-campus, or online depending on needs of the institution.
Candidates must possess a Master’s degree in biology at the time of appointment.
Preferred applicants must possess the ability to be an active mentor to undergraduate students and a desire to innovate the teaching of biology to a variety of student backgrounds and abilities.
Located in the Appalachian foothills midway between Birmingham and Atlanta, Jacksonville State University was established in 1883 as a state teachers college and has grown into a public, comprehensive university with the highest percentage of accredited programs of any regional university in Alabama. JSU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and offers undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 110 areas of study. A student-centered university, JSU seeks to employ diverse individuals who embrace its motto, “Friendliest Campus in the South,” by providing outstanding customer service and support. Want to join the JSU Family? Learn more at www.jsu.edu/hr
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Advertised: Jun 22 2022 Central Daylight Time