Adjunct Faculty, Biology

Open date: 
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Position summary: 

Washington State University Vancouver Biology Program is seeking applicants for Adjunct Faculty to teach an animal development lab section during the Fall 2018 semester (August 20 – December 18).

Principles of Animal Development [M] (Biol 321) lab section 01:  Experimental analyses of development and descriptive and comparative examination of embryology; emphasis on the chordates.  Prerequisite: Biol 106 (Introductory Biology: Organismal Biology) and Biol 107 (Introductory Biology: Cell Biology and Genetics).  Lab: Wednesday 1:10 – 3:50 pm.  Expected Enrollment: 24 students (maximum of 24 per lab section).  Required 1-3 hour per week lab meeting with course instructor; day and time to be arranged with course instructor.  Lab Instructor will be provided with existing course material and laboratory manual.

Minimum requirements: 

Candidates must possess a Master’s or Ph.D. terminal degree in a related discipline. 

Successful candidates must demonstrate a commitment to working with diverse student and community populations

Preferred qualifications: 

Experience teaching undergraduate laboratories at a college level.  

Salary: 
$3,144 to $3,293 dependent on Master’s or Ph.D. terminal degree, respectively.
To apply: 

Review of completed applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Interested applicants should send by email 1) a cover letter discussing training and experience as related to the required and preferred qualifications, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) contact information for three references, and (4) evaluations of past teaching experience, if available to: msberger@wsu.edu

Informational inquiries can be directed to the Biology Program Leader, Mike Berger (msberger@wsu.edu).

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