Posting Number F0601005
Position Title Non-Tenure-Track, Lecturer/Lab Coordinator in Biology
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.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Master's degree with at least 18 graduate hours in biology, required;
Experience with or a willingness to learn about online instruction is
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
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
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
Open Until Filled Yes
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Where did you learn of this posting?
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Times Daily/Other Newspaper/Online Classified Ad
Chronicle of Higher Education
Insight Into Diversity
Discipline-Specific Job Posting
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(Open Ended Question)
Do you have a master's degree in Biology (science education)?
Do you have at least 18 graduate hours in Biology?
Documents Needed To Apply
Other Document 1
Unofficial Transcript 1
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)