DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
As a Biology Faculty, under the direct supervision of the Vice President of Academic Affairs, the Biology Faculty shall develop and teach a range of courses in biology. Provide leadership in the development of science course and programs. Willingness to develop teach courses in a variety of formats as needed, including fate-to-face, hybrid and online. The Biology Faculty shall serve as a mentor for adjunct faculty members and will be required to demonstrate a commitment to student success and teaching excellence. Shall evaluate the performance of students and communicate with them in a timely manner; develop and revise syllabi as needed. Will be responsible for creating course plans to facilitate the achievement of course outcomes; keep accurate records and submit grades and other reports on time. The Biology Faculty shall make recommendations regarding academic matters to the College’s administration; establish and maintain contact with student advisees; and participate in community outreach and student recruitment. The Biology Faculty shall also hold regular office hours that accommodate student needs as necessary. Participate on academic and other institutional committees; participate in the ongoing assessment of courses and programs and in college-wide student success initiatives. The Biology Faculty will be responsible for demonstration positive and professional relationships with students, staff, and colleagues. Actively contribute to the development and carrying-out of orientation and other required institutional meetings. Responsibilities may include grant writing/management. Shall perform other duties as assigned.
Successful completion of a course of study in accredited college or university leading to a Master’s Degree or higher degree that included a major field of study in Biology or a closely related field. NOTE: Applicant must submit a copy of all college transcripts to meet positive education requirements.
In addition to meeting the basic requirements above, candidates must have had three (3) years of specialized experience.
Specialized experience is experience in teaching college level classes or in a job related field. Examples of the type of experience that will be credited are shown above under “Duties and Responsibilities”.