Adjunct Instructor – Human Cell Biology & Genetics

DESCRIPTION OF JOB

Job Responsibilities:

The Department of Biological Sciences at Edgewood College invites applications for an instructor to teach Human Cell Biology & Genetics for the fall 2017 semester.   Human Cell Biology & Genetics is a laboratory class.  Students attend three 50-minute lectures, one 50 discussion, and one 3-hour laboratory session each week.

Lectures are MWF at 11:00 am; laboratory are held on Thursday; Discussion sessions are held on Tuesday.

Successful candidates should have a strong background in nutrition, human biology, and at minimum a Master’s degree, at PhD. is preferred.  Candidates should have a commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion, and multicultural competence in an educational and work environment.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Necessary Education or Work Experience:

Candidates must have a MS or Ph.D. in Biology or a related discipline and should have some undergraduate teaching experience.

Qualifications, Required Knowledge and Skills:

Edgewood College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. Candidates must demonstrate multicultural competence — the awareness, knowledge, and skills needed to work with others who are culturally different from self in meaningful, relevant, and productive ways. Applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations including women and racial and ethnic minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The selected candidate must actively support the mission of the College by working with faculty, staff and students to share in our core values — truth, compassion, justice, partnership, and community.

To Apply:  CV, letter of application, teaching philosophy, transcripts and references to:

Edgewood College
Human Resources – HCBG
1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison WI 53711
Email: humanresources@edgewood.edu
Equal  Opportunity Employer