Lecturer - Anatomy, Physiology, and Histology

Alabama, United States
Salary Not Specified
Oct 12, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

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Job Title

Lecturer - Anatomy, Physiology, and Histology

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Job Description Summary

The Department of Biological Sciences at Auburn University invites applications for a non-tenure-track faculty position in biological sciences beginning Spring, 2021. The position is a minimum nine-month appointment and there are options available for summer teaching. The position is for one year and is renewable pending successful evaluations, need, and funding. Opportunities for promotion to senior lecture will be available after five years. Candidates who have the expertise to teach our 2000-level Human Anatomy and Physiology courses and our 4000-level histology course are desired. Currently, Histology is taught as a distance course, and the successful candidate will be expected to run and update the course.

In support of our strategic plan, Auburn University will maintain its strong commitment to diversity with standards to help ensure faculty, staff and student diversity through recruitment and retention efforts. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter detailing experience in anatomy, physiology, and histology, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, a representative sample of recent teaching evaluations, a statement of contributions to diversity and inclusion and the names and contact information of three professional references.

More information about the department and its programs can be found at the following
web site: http://www.auburn.edu/cosam/departments/biology/index.htm.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or a doctorate in a related discipline at the time appointment begins and demonstrable teaching experience. Candidate must possess excellent written and interpersonal communication skills. The candidate selected for the position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time appointment is to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of appointment.

Desired Qualifications

Desired qualifications include a strong record of exemplary teaching at the undergraduate level.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications will begin November 15th, 2020 and will continue until a suitable applicant is found. Please upload your statement of contributions to diversity and inclusion under other documentation with your application documents.

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  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Other Documentation
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Student/Teacher/Course Evaluations/Effectiveness
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