Adjunct Faculty, Biology (Life Sciences) Part-time

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jul 24, 2019
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time
About MassBay Community College:

Massachusetts Bay Community College fosters educational excellence and student success, prepares students for local and global citizenship, anticipates and responds to the needs of surrounding communities, and contributes to evolving regional economic development.

Job Description:

Position Summary

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a passion for collaborative work with diverse faculty and staff and an ability to positively influence, mentor and work with diverse student populations.

Faculty members are responsible for developing educational and evaluation materials consistent with the philosophy and framework of the program, MassBay Community College and in accordance with the NECHE accreditation standards.

MassBay Community College seeks qualified part-time instructor(s) to teach one or more sections of a 4-credit course with its associated laboratory section in Biology for our science/STEM department. While we are looking to fill a vacancy immediately for the Fall 2019 semester to teach during the day, the courses may be offered throughout the year during days or evenings in Wellesley or in Framingham.

Our adjunct instructors hold a Master's degree in a related discipline and have obtained appropriate certification and/or licensure where applicable.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Teach course(s) as assigned;

This list is not to be considered all-inclusive. A supervisor may assign other duties as required to meet the needs and foster the mission of the College.

All employees of MassBay must work collegially and cooperatively with all members of the community.


Required Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in a relevant discipline.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Sensitivity and commitment to the goals of Affirmative Action and workforce diversity;
  • Experience working in a diverse environment;
  • Demonstrated commitment to working with underrepresented students through teaching or mentoring.

Additional Information:

Salary Range : As per the relevant provisions of the Division of Continuing Education (DCE) contract.

Classification: Division of Continuing Education (DCE)

Source of Funding: State Appropriation, Grant-Funded, or Local Trust

Massachusetts Bay Community College values and pursues diversity, and teaches the importance of inclusion and collaboration. We strongly encourage members of underrepresented communities to apply.

Massachusetts Bay Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation, or sexual violence shall be referred to the College's for Affirmative Action and/or Title IX Coordinator (Lisa MacDonald, Director of Equity Compliance, or (781) 239-3147), the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.

Hiring is contingent upon a successful CORI clearance.

Application Instructions:

To Apply: Please complete our online application by clicking the "Apply" button. Include a letter of interest, resume, and list of three professional references with their contact information. Finalist candidates must provide official transcripts/certifications.

Deadline: Open until filled.

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