Aurora University seeks talented adjunct faculty who are passionate
about teaching and learning. Adjunct faculty are qualified
part-time instructors offered teaching opportunities based on
course demand and staffing.
We are seeking adjunct faculty to teach the following course:
- BIO-3520 Animal Behavior (4 semester hours)
This course provides an introduction to the study of ethology, or
animal behavior, with an emphasis on both the proximate and
ultimate causes of behavior. Topics include genetic and hormonal
influences on behavior, types of learning and cultural
transmission, predation, foraging, habitat selection, mating
systems, and social interactions. Laboratory exercises will
reinforce lecture materials and expose students to research methods
and data analysis in the animal behavior field.
The course is on MWF 12-12:50 p.m. (lecture), M 3-4:50 p.m. (lab)
Spring semester: 1/09/2023-4/29/2023
A Master’s or PhD degree in biology or related fields is required.
Industry experience and college-level teaching experience are
When applying include the phrase “Animal Behavior Adjunct
Application” in the subject line of the application.
If you were referred by a current employee of Aurora University
please include the name of the employee in your submission.
Please email resume or curriculum vitae, plus cover letter stating
the specific areas you are interested in teaching to:
Aurora University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.