Job Description This pool has been established to accept applications for possible openings for part-time instructors that may arise throughout the year. The Biological Sciences Department at LBCC offers a wide range of courses including majors and non-majors biology, human anatomy and physiology, nutrition and wildlife conservation. The biological sciences instructor must develop, plan, and present organized lectures, laboratory activities, and out of class assignments in accordance with approved course outlines.
Master of Science (M.S.) degree in a biological science field, or a minimum of 27 graduate quarter hours in a biological science field.
Must be able to work respectfully with individuals of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities.
Prefer teaching experience in a community college or university setting.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
Physical ability to stand for extended periods of time, to kneel, stoop, and lift lightweight objects. Sufficient arm, hand, and finger dexterity to operate laboratory equipment, and to handle chemicals and cultures. Requires normal hearing and speaking skills to communicate with staff and students. Requires visual acuity to read numbers, words and operate lab equipment. Job duties require considerable standing; kneeling, stooping, and crouching plus lifting of light to medium weight (10-50 pounds).
Work is performed indoors with potential for some exposure to lab chemicals. Requires travel off campus to collect plants/animals and to pick up materials for labs.
Impart excitement and enthusiasm into the teaching of biology.
Develop course schedules and syllabi.
Plan, develop, and deliver classroom lectures and activities as well as write tests and develop other methods to evaluate student progress and competence.
Establish and maintain opportunities for reasonable out-of-class contact with students.
Assure that lab equipment is properly used and verify that all equipment is present at the end of each laboratory section.
Work effectively with students and staff of various cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds and ages and successfully interact with supervisors, colleagues, and staff as part of an education team.
Communicate effectively in oral and written English.
Keep accurate grade and attendance records.
In addition to completing the online application, applicants must attach the following documents when applying: Academic Transcripts showing qualifying degree.
Transcripts from a non-U.S. college or university must be accompanied by an international credential agency evaluation. Please see "Academic Transcript Information" on Employment Opportunities home page for more information and a list of agencies which perform this service.
Applications are reviewed for minimum qualifications. In order to be considered, your application must clearly show you meet the minimum qualifications for this position.
U.S. Veterans will need to attach proof of honorable discharge (Form DD-214) to their application to qualify for veteran's consideration.
Proposed Start Date: Full-time or Part-time Part-time Number of hours/week: varies Posting Date: 06/01/2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Special Notes to Applicants:
As a condition of employment, all new employees are required to be compensated via direct deposit.
LBCC is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.
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