Position Title Adjunct Instructor - Biology
Postition Type Faculty
Location Main Campus
Status Part Time
Number Of Working Months 4
Mars Hill University
Position: Adjunct Instructor of Biology
Report To: Andrea Rose, Dept Chair of Natural Sciences
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
The candidate should have a M.S./M.A.in biology, health sciences, or related
field. Experience with
teaching in a liberal arts setting, and advising at the undergraduate level
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
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.
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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In accordance with federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this
institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race color,
national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, familial status, sexual
orientation, and reprisal.
To file a complaint with Mars Hill University, contact:
Office of Human Resources
Mars Hill University
Mars Hill, NC 28754
828 689-1256 Fax
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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
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
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 Until Filled Yes
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Documents Needed to Apply
Letter of Recommendation 1
Letter of Recommendation 2
Letter of Recommendation 3