Adjunct - Chemistry/Biology Labs

South Dakota, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Apr 22, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Dakota State University is looking for an adjunct professor to lead general chemistry and/or biology labs starting fall semester 2021. The adjunct will work closely with the science faculty and will not be responsible for assigning grades. CHEM 114L (General Chemistry Lab) is an introduction to the basic principles of chemistry. BIOL 101L (Biology Survey Lab) is an introduction to nature, classification of life, ecology, cells and cell cycles, Mendelian and modern genetics evolution and evolution theory. Both courses meet at the Madison campus. The position reports to the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.

The successful candidate will:
*Hold a bachelor’s degree (preferably master’s degree) in a laboratory science (e.g. biology or chemistry).
*Have experience working in a laboratory setting.
*Have knowledge of chemical safety protocols.
*Be confident and comfortable managing student assistants.
*Be comfortable using and/or learning to use computer technologies.
*Be team-oriented and have strong interpersonal skills.

DSU only accepts applications through an on-line employment site. To apply, visit . The employment site will allow the attachment of a cover letter, resume and supporting references to include addresses and telephone numbers of at least three references.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

DSU is located in Madison, South Dakota in the southern lakes region of the state. The region boasts a wealth of outdoor sports and a life-style possible only in smaller towns and rural communities. Madison is just a 50-minute drive from Sioux Falls, the largest city in South Dakota.

Dakota State University is committed to recruitment, hiring and retention of minorities. We urge individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. Applicants with disabilities are invited to identify any necessary accommodations required in the application process. E-Verify, EOE.