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Instructor, General Biology

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

1. This is a continuous recruitment to create an applicant pool, openings may or may not exist at this time. Applications are evaluated on an as-needed basis only when hiring managers have a position that needs to be filled or class(es) that need to be staffed from semester-to-semester. Continuous postings will remain open for a period of 12 months. After this period, applicants will be notified of the closure by email. When new continuous postings become available, we encourage you to reapply. 2. Official transcript(s) are required to be received a minimum of two business weeks before the first day of work. Failure to comply may result in revocation of the job offer.

Posting Details

Position Summary Information

Position Title Instructor, General Biology
Employment Category Adjunct
Contract Length N/A
Expected Work Schedule Variable
Anticipated Days Monday - Saturday
Anticipated Hours Variable, day and/or evening classes.
Anticipated Hours per Week variable
Job Description Summary

Instruction of both the lecture and lab sections of General Biology courses.

Duties

1. Use Moodle as learning management system to conduct the course.
2. Teach courses in 8 or 16-week terms using diverse teaching methods.
3. Maintain records for attendance, submit grades, and stay current with planned course outcomes and assignments.

Minimum Requirements

1. Master’s degree in biology or in a related field with 18 hours of biology graduate coursework.

Preferred Qualifications

1. College teaching experience
2. Familiarity with Moodle or another online teaching platform.

Special Instructions to Applicants

1. This is a continuous recruitment to create an applicant pool, openings may or may not exist at this time. Applications are evaluated on an as-needed basis only when hiring managers have a position that needs to be filled or class(es) that need to be staffed from semester-to-semester. Continuous postings will remain open for a period of 12 months. After this period, applicants will be notified of the closure by email. When new continuous postings become available, we encourage you to reapply.
2. Official transcript(s) are required to be received a minimum of two business weeks before the first day of work. Failure to comply may result in revocation of the job offer.

Posting Detail Information

Application Review
Start Date
Keep Open Until Filled Yes
Salary Range $492 - $1968/ course

Posting Specific Questions

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    • Job Fair
    • LocalJobs.com
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    • Other
    • Western North Carolina Diversity Engagement Coalition
    • Urban News
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  2. Please provide specific details, if Other website or Other was selected in the previous question. If not, enter N/A. You must select one option to move forward with your application.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Certifications
  5. Unofficial Transcripts 2