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Adjunct Faculty, Biological Science - Lancaster, OH Campus

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Due to the part-time nature of an adjunct position, it is currently not eligible for medical benefits, but is eligible for paid sick leave and election in state retirement plan. Please complete online application and attach required documents which include detailed cover letter, current resume/CV, unofficial transcript(s), and a list of at least three (3) professional references with current contact details including email addresses. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by October 1, 2017.

Posting Details

Applications will be accepted until midnight (Eastern Time Zone) on the 'Posting End Date' shown below.

Position Information

Job Title Adjunct Faculty, Biological Science - Lancaster, OH Campus
Applications Accepted From Public: Open to the Public
Special Instructions to Applicants

Due to the part-time nature of an adjunct position, it is currently not eligible for medical benefits, but is eligible for paid sick leave and election in state retirement plan.

Please complete online application and attach required documents which include detailed cover letter, current resume/CV, unofficial transcript(s), and a list of at least three (3) professional references with current contact details including email addresses.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by October 1, 2017.

This position is eligible for the following benefits: Level 3 - Sick Leave; Retirement
Posting Number 2016534F
Job Description

Ohio University Lancaster Campus (located in Lancaster, Ohio) is seeking a temporary, part-time instructor in Biology/Biological Sciences. These are face-to-face classes; none are delivered via online. Possible courses include, but not limited to:

BIOL 1010 Principles of Biology (for non-majors).
BIOS 1000 Animal Diversity/Introduction to Zoology
BIOS 1030 Human Biology I: Basic Principles
BIOS 1300/1310 Principles of Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in Biology or related field by time of application.

Preferred Qualifications

PhD in Biology
Teaching experience at the university level.

Department LNCSTR Associate Dean
Pay Rate

Commensurate with credentials.

Job Open Date 09/08/2017
Posting Close Date

The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by October 1, 2017.

Employment Type Intermittent Term
Job Category Faculty - Adjunct Semester (Group III)
Months 3
Planning Unit Regional Higher Education
Work Schedule

Day and evening shifts available.

Campus Lancaster
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position. Kathy Holt, holtk@ohio.edu
Diversity Statement

Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. www.ohwpawvherc.org

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Unofficial transcripts
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate how you learned about this posting.
    • www.ohiouniversityjobs.com
    • www.higheredjobs.com
    • www.ohiomeansjobs.com
    • The Athens Messenger
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Ohio University employee
    • OHIO Jobs Line (phone)
    • Employment Agency
    • Posted Announcement
    • Professional Association
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, etc)
    • OTHER
  2. * Please indicate your highest level of education achieved in Biology or a related field
    • No degree
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree with some graduate coursework
    • Master's Degree
    • PhD or other terminal degree
  3. * Please indicate your level of teaching experience in a higher education environment
    • no related experience
    • Less than one year
    • At least one year, but less than 3 years.
    • At least 3 years but less than 5 years
    • At least 5 years, but less than 7 years
    • At least 7 years, but less than 10 years
    • 10 years or more