Adjunct Biology Faculty
Job Location(s) US-MI-Mt. Pleasant
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/20/2021 11:41 AM)
Rate per Contact Hr w/Masters degree
Individuals hired into this position will be employed by EDUStaff and assigned to Mid Michigan College.
Mid Michigan College seeks individuals who: value collegiality and mutual
respect; use data in decision making; are innovative; are service minded; are
goal oriented; strive to continually improve themselves and their work
processes; are willing to collaborate and seek to add value in every
The responsibilities of this position consist of teaching the range of courses
in Biology, including courses in Anatomy & Physiology. This position holds
accountability for instruction, student assessment, and evaluation of a
diverse student population.
T his position involves teaching Biology courses at our campuses in Harrison
and Mt. Pleasant, as well as other locations, including the Mecosta-Osceola
Intermediate School District located in Big Rapids, MI, the Huron Intermediate
School District in Bad Axe, MI, or the Shepherd School District in Shepherd,
MI . The following sections are currently open for the fall 2021 semester:
BIO.101.M06A Lecture T 9-11550, Lab TH 9-1050 in Mt. Pleasant
BIO.101.M06B Lecture T 9-11550, Lab TH 11-1250 in Mt. Pleasant
This position will remain open until filled. First consideration will be
given to applications received by Monday, July 5, 2021. The College reserves
the right to close the recruitment process once a sufficient applicant pool
has been identified.
Teaches assigned classroom courses.
Develops and updates syllabi for courses assigned and ensures course content and requirements meet the requirements of college and accreditation agencies.
Develops appropriate assessment tools to determine course effectiveness and assures that student outcomes are achieved.
Assesses student academic achievement and provides students with timely and meaningful feedback on progress in the course(s).
Maintains and reports appropriate classroom records, to include student attendance and grades.
Holds appropriate office hours for meeting with and assisting students.
Maintains regular communication with full-time and adjunct faculty in the assigned departments(s), and the Library and Learning Services area, and Registrar and Retention Services.
Attends and participates in staff meetings and in-service programs within the department and college-wide; serves on college committees as encouraged/assigned.
Supports and serves as a role model for our mission, vision, and student service initiatives.
Adheres to the policies, procedures, and compliance guidelines of the college. Ensures all communications and practices demonstrate support of the Ethics for Teaching Professionals.
Performs other duties as assigned
Master's degree required, preferably in assigned course discipline.
One – three years of teaching college level courses in the discipline area
Experience with online instruction preferred.
Previous experience in a community college environment preferred.
Note: This job description is intended to describe the general nature and
level of work being performed by a person assigned to this job. It is not to
be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties that may be performed by
a person so classified. Incumbents may be asked to perform additional duties
as required by his/her supervisor.
Mid Michigan College is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all
applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in employment or
the provisions of services.