Teach university level biology courses. Teaching assignments will include labs for General Biology, and/or lecture/labs for Microbiology. Course offerings are contingent upon sufficient enrollment.
Minimum requirements: Master’s degree in Biology or closely related area from a regionally accredited (or foreign equivalent) university and completion of a successful interview. Additional qualifications: Ability to adapt to changing technologies that support teaching and learning; excellent communication skills (both verbal and written); and the ability to teach and evaluate students. Demonstration through past accomplishments and behaviors, the ability to support Mansfield University’s principles and values of Character, Scholarship, Culture, Service (http://www1.mansfield.edu/mansfield-creed) and the University’s strong student-centered vision and mission. Preferred: Ph.D. in Biology or closely related area; college teaching experience; and previous teaching experience in General Biology, and/or Microbiology. Other conditions of employment are verification of all earned degrees through the receipt of original transcripts and an acceptable background check report.
Teaching and advising, continued scholarly growth, and service to the department, university, and community. Effective communication and use of electronic teaching technology. Work cooperatively with staff, faculty and administration. Ability to use software application programs such as word processing, spreadsheets, e-mail and effective use of phone, keyboard and other office equipment. May be required to lift, stand, walk, reach with arms, etc.
Temporary, part and full-time positions as needed for the 2012/13 academic year, Instructor rank. Salary is competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience.
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania - 8 months ago