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Adjunct Instructor (Biology)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

All applicants are required to apply via our website at: jobs.pvamu.edu on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site. The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process.

Position Details

Classification Information

FLSA Exempt
Min Salary or Wage N/A
Mid Salary or Wage N/A
Required Education

3-5 years of teaching, experience in teaching large classes

Required Experience

Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or equivalent subjects

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

N/A

Required Certification(s)/Licensure(s)

N/A

Department Information

Department Name Biology
Department Location Biology

Position Information

Posting Title Adjunct Instructor (Biology)
Preferred Education

PhD in Biology

Preferred Experience Requirements

At least one year of teaching experience at the college level.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Knowledge in Research skills in Biology laboratory.

Preferred Licenses/Certifications

N/A

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number ADJ00101JP
Posting Summary

The Marvin D. and June Samuel Brailsford College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, seeks candidates who are committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching with a demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate courses in Anatomy, Biology, Physiology, and Microbiology in the face-to-face mode and/or online mode. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, teaching courses in both lecture and laboratory biology courses at the college level; keeping records of students and posting attendance reporting, mid-term and final grades.

Posting Type OPEN TO ALL APPLICANTS
Number of Vacancies 1
Open Date 04/20/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

All applicants are required to apply via our website at: jobs.pvamu.edu on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site.

The required documents listed on the job posting are required to be attached to the application. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. References will need to be indicated on the application and a resume may not be substituted. All previously mentioned actions must be taken for full consideration of your application. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process.

Special Requirements

Adjunct faculty is hired on an “as needed” basis. The appointment date pending the need for adjunct faculty is September 1, 2017 or after.

Background Check Required Yes
Advertising Summary

NA

Posting Text Approved by Research Compliance

N/A

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or equivalent subjects?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How much teaching experience do you have in a large classroom setting?
    • None
    • Less than 3 years
    • 3 - 5 years
    • 5 + years
  3. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  4. * Please indicate the media/advertising location where you heard about this employment opportunity.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Teaching Philosophy