The Department of Biology and Biochemistry is accepting
applications for a part time Adjunct Faculty for the Fall 2022 and
Spring 2023 semester. The successful applicant will teach one
section of BIOL 6356/PHIL 3354, which meets twice weekly for 1.5
hours (Tue/Thur 8:30AM – 10:00AM). The adjunct will conduct
lectures and discussions during this time band, hold two (2) office
hours weekly, and assign and post all grades. The adjunct is
expected to follow Departmental guidelines and UH policy with
regards to syllabus development, excused absences, academic honesty
issues, etc. These guidelines and policies are laid out in
documentation provided by the Department of Biology and
The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse student
bodies in the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diverse
community of scholars.
Please attach CV, cover-letter and teaching philosophy to the
application. Incomplete applications may not receive full
The University of Houston is an equal opportunity/affirmative
action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with
disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Ph.D. in Philosophy, Medical Humanities, or a related discipline.
Experience teaching medical ethics in the context of Health
Sciences is highly desirable.
Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for a
faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of the
final candidate. All positions at the university are security
sensitive and will require a criminal history check.