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Temporary Instructor of Biology

at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States

Job Description


Arkansas State University

Arkansas State University does not discriminate on the basis of color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, age, national origin, religion, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or disability in any of its practices, policies or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to, employment, admissions, educational services, programs or activities which it operates or financial aid.

Department
Biological Sciences
Proposed Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience

Closing: 11/1/21
Type of Employment: Faculty
Employment Status: Full time (29-40 Hrs)
Location:ASU-Jonesboro



Please note: All postings close at 12 A.M. CST on the closing date. A-State participates in E-Verify.

Position Summary:

The Department of Biological Sciences at Arkansas State University invites applications for a temporary position at the rank of Instructor. This position is full-time, and includes university health and retirement benefits

The successful candidates will have an M.S. in Biology or related discipline. Prior experience in teaching college-level Human Anatomy & Physiology is preferred, but not required

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the teaching and service mission of the department, which currently has approximately 550 undergraduate majors and 40 graduate students
  • Actual workload will be assigned by the Chair of the Department, and will involve mostly service courses to students majoring in areas outside of biology (e.g., general education, nursing, kinesiology, etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned


Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Demonstrated contributions to teaching subjects within the biological sciences.

General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance

Other:

Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CT on the position closing date

Arkansas State University is a comprehensive, state-supported, doctoral university with high research activity (R2). Faculty members in the Department of Biological Sciences engage in research and interact with over 550 undergraduate and 40 graduate students across Biology, Environmental Sciences, and Molecular BioSciences graduate programs

Jonesboro is a community of over 75,000 people located in Northeast Arkansas, amidst the Mississippi Alluvial Plain and Crowley's Ridge ecoregions. The campus is about an hour away from Memphis, Tennessee, and the Ozark Highlands. Jonesboro boasts a regional center for quality healthcare, a variety of dining and entertainment options, a low cost of living, and plenty of recreational opportunities

Minimum Qualifications:

An earned Master's Degree in the biological sciences, or an equivalent degree appropriate to the discipline is required

Prior experience teaching at the college level, and with web-based instruction, is preferred

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https://www.e-verify.gov/sites/default/files/everify/posters/IER_RightToWorkPoster%20Eng_Es.pdf



An earned Master's Degree in the biological sciences, or an equivalent degree appropriate to the discipline is required

Prior experience teaching at the college level, and with web-based instruction, is preferred



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Job Posting: 3072459

Posted On: Oct 01, 2021

Updated On: Oct 22, 2021