Adjunct Instructor - Biology

Mars Hill University

United States

November 11, 2021


Position Details Position Title Adjunct Instructor - Biology

Position Number Postition Type Faculty Location Main Campus FLSA Exempt Status Part Time Number Of Working Months 4 Posting Details Job Description

Mars Hill University


Position: Adjunct Instructor of Biology

Report To: Andrea Rose, Dept Chair of Natural Sciences

Classification: Temporary

Status: Part-time

Faculty Rank: Lecturer


MarsHill University, a private liberal arts institution located in the mountains of western North

Carolina, is seeking applicants for the position of Adjunct Instructor of Biology.


The candidate should have a M.S./ biology, health sciences, or related field. Experience with

teaching in a liberal arts setting, and advising at the undergraduate level are desirable.


Duties include teaching both the lecture and laboratory for the Introduction to Health Sciences course (NS115) for health sciences, pre-nursing and students in related majors. Opportunities

to teach other introductory biology and health sciences courses may be available.


The appointment will begin with the Fall semester, second block in October 2021. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable applicant has been hired.

To Apply:

Attach a letter of application, curriculum vita, and statement of teaching philosophy, and contact

information for three current references.

EEO / ADA Statement:

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), MHU provides reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the organization or would change the essential functions of the job. Requests for reasonable accommodation should be directed to Human Resources (see below). MHU is committed to hiring faculty and staff who fully support MHU's mission. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.


MHU is committed to maintaining a safe and secure campus environment and protecting the university's financial and physical assets. Therefore, Mars Hill University conducts background checks. Depending on the position applicants may also be required to consent to a credit check as part of the background check process.

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To file a complaint with Mars Hill University, contact: Jennie Matthews Office of Human Resources Box 6664 Mars Hill University Mars Hill, NC 28754 828 689-1197 828 689-1256 Fax To file a complaint of discrimination, write to: USDA, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Stop 9410 Washington DC 20250-9410 Or call toll-free at (866) 632-9992 (English) or (800) 877-8339 (TDD) or (866) 377-8642 (English Federal- relay) or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish Federal-relay). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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Mars Hill University is a private, four-year liberal arts institution located in the mountains of western North Carolina. Founded in 1856 by Baptist families of the region, it is the oldest institution of higher learning in western North Carolina on its original site. Mars Hill University, an academic community rooted in the Christian faith, challenges and equips students to pursue intellectual, spiritual, and personal growth through an education that is grounded in a rigorous study of the Liberal Arts, connected with the world of work, and committed to character development, to service, and to responsible citizenship in the community, the region, and the world.

Posting Number M168P

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 10/15/2021 Position End Date (if temporary) Open Date Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions Summary

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