Position Title Biology Adjunct Faculty
Major Department College of Arts and Sciences
Department Biology Department
Location La Verne Central Campus
The University of La Verne is a private not-for-profit university founded in
1891 located in La Verne, California. The core values that we live by are
Ethical Reasoning, Diversity and Inclusivity, Lifelong Learning and Community
and Civic Engagement.
If you're passionate about these values, join us at the University of La
The Biology Department accepts applications on an ongoing basis from
individuals interested in assignments teaching part-time for the undergraduate
The successful candidate will be expected to provide instruction in a full
range of biology courses including, but not limited to: General Biology,
Animal Biology & Environmental Biology or Microbiology and Human
Anatomy/Physiology, and the associated laboratories.
Further information regarding the department curriculum and its faculty may be
obtained from the departmental website at: https: // artsci.laverne.edu/biology/
Adjunct faculty candidates must have a Master's degree in Biology or related
field from a regionally-accredited institution with at least one year
experience as a teaching assistant at the collegiate-level (full course
Doctorate Degree in Biology or related field from a regionally-accredited
institution with at least one year experience as a teaching assistant at the
collegiate-level (full course responsibility preferred).
The Equivalent. Certain combinations of education, experience, and other
accomplishments in the field may be judged as equal to the stated minimum
qualifications for this position.
Preference will be given to candidates who have prior teaching experience at
the college or university level and who can furnish evidence of strong
Below is a list of benefits and perks offered to Adjunct Faculty:
Benefit Hub (discount perks)
Adjunct Faculty Development Funds
Staff discounted lunches at the Spot
10% off discount at the University of La Verne Bookstore and Graphics
Tuition Remission (Senior Adjuncts)
Contribution Retirement Plan (must meet hours) for Mandatory – Voluntary
Contribution at anytime
Medical (must meet hours)
Utilize services offered at CTL and the wellness center.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion and clearance of a
background check and employment verification.
U.S. News & World Report rates La Verne Online No. 1 in California for the
third consecutive year and 24th best in the country. Washington Monthly's 2016
“America's Best Colleges for Adult Learners” rankings place La Verne No. 3
among private, 4-year institutions in California.
La Verne is Tier 1 in U.S. News 2017 “America's Best Colleges” National
University rankings for the seventh straight year, and again made Forbes
“America's Top Colleges” rating (WASC Accredited).
Posting Number AF040P
Job Open Date 08/01/2020
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants
Posting Specific Questions
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How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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University of La Verne Website
Which courses are you interested in/able to teach? Be sure to include department name and course number.
(Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to Apply
Graduate School Transcripts