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Part-Time Lecturer/Adjunct (Biology) (Pool)

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Pool Name Part-Time Lecturer/Adjunct (Biology)
Faculty Rank Lecturer
Class Code C6139
Is Tenured/ Tenure Track No
Full-time/ Part-time Part-time
Job Description Summary

All faculty positions are governed by the tenets of a collective bargaining agreement. Faculty are hired, evaluated, and retained on the basis of conditions covered in the union contract. Primary duties include teaching and related activities assigned during a term of 4.5 months. It is expected that each faculty member engages in teaching and teaching-related activities. Non-tenure track faculty report to a department chairperson or director.

Teaching: faculty members are expected to teach; develop syllabi and teaching materials (ability to organize, analyze, and present knowledge or materials) related to courses taught. Some disciplines require discipline specific certifications and/or licensure in the field for practice or functioning within the State of Illinois; degree specific course work and/or graduate degrees in the discipline.

Required Education

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and completed 60 semester hours or the equivalent of graduate study toward an advanced degree;
Master’s degree from an accredited institution and at least 30 semester hours or the equivalent of graduate study toward an advanced degree; or Doctorate or Medical degree in the discipline.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

A knowledge of any of the following areas: general biology, anatomy with cadavers, physiology, cell biology, zoology, microbiology, ecology, or any related discipline in the biological fields.

Skills: Must be able to effectively explain topics in detail with clarity and have excellent communication skills.

Abilities: The ability to teach online classes is a plus.

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  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
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