Non-Tenure-Track, Lecturer/Lab Coordinator in Biology

University of North Alabama

United States

November 6, 2021

Description

Posting Details Posting Number F0601005

Position Title Non-Tenure-Track, Lecturer/Lab Coordinator in Biology Department Biology FLSA Exempt General Description

The University of North Alabama (UNA) is accepting applications for a non- tenure-track lecturer position in the Department of Biology commencing in January 2022. Candidates who have experience with online instruction or a willingness to learn about online instruction are encouraged to apply.

Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of North Alabama is the state's oldest public university and sits on a beautiful 130-acre campus in historic Florence, Alabama. Florence is located within a four-city area on the banks of the Tennessee River known as the Shoals, which is steeped in the arts, culture, and entertainment—and is home to the famous Muscle Shoals sound.

Essential Job Duties

Primary responsibilities will consist of:

  • Teaching nine semester hours of freshman biology courses and/or laboratories, including Human Anatomy & Physiology;
  • Coordinating the freshman biology laboratories (including preparation of materials for laboratories, supervision of student workers, maintenance of proper supply inventories, and other appropriate duties); and
  • Serving as the manager of the department's greenhouse.
  • The successful candidate will also be expected to perform service to the department, college, and university on a regular basis.

    Additional Duties Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Minimum Qualifications

  • Master's degree with at least 18 graduate hours in biology, required;
  • Experience with or a willingness to learn about online instruction is highly desired.
  • Licenses, Certifications, or Registrations Essential Physical Requirements Standing, Walking, Sitting, Using Hands, Talking/Hearing, Reaching with Hands/Arms, Stooping/Kneeling/Crouching/Crawling, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Lifting up to 25 pounds Environmental Working Conditions Indoor environment, Extreme temperatures, Moisture and humidity, Dust, Fumes, Gasses, Poor ventilation, Mechanical hazards, Chemical hazards, Explosive hazards Special Vision Requirements No Special Vision Requirements Salary Range Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Is the position Full-Time or Part-Time? Full-Time Duration of Appointment/Assignment EEO Statement

    UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range of applicants for this position so that one of our core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed. UNA is a smoke-free campus.

    We welcome applicants who are committed to working at a university that values diversity, equity, and inclusion for faculty, staff, and students.

    Position Type Faculty Posting Date 10/06/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Where did you learn of this posting?
  • University Employee/Website/Email/Social Media
  • Times Daily/Other Newspaper/Online Classified Ad
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Higheredjobs.com
  • Insidehighered.com
  • Insight Into Diversity
  • Discipline-Specific Job Posting
  • Other
  • If you chose other in the above question, please list where you learned of the posting below.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Do you have a master's degree in Biology (science education)?
  • No
  • Yes
  • Do you have at least 18 graduate hours in Biology?
  • No
  • Yes
  • Documents Needed To Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Reference List
  • Diversity Statement
  • Optional Documents

  • Other Document 1
  • Unofficial Transcript 1
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Letter of Reference 1
  • Letter of Reference 2
  • Letter of Reference 3
  • Unofficial Transcript 2
  • Unofficial Transcript 3
  • Unofficial Transcript 4
  • Other Document 2
  • Other Document 3
  • Official Transcript 1 (for HR use only)
  • Official Transcript 2 (for HR use only)
  • Official Transcript 3 (for HR use only)
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