The Department of Biological Sciences at Old Dominion University (ODU) invites applications for a full-time position as Lecturer to begin in Fall 2023. We seek candidates who can teach Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Foundations of Pathophysiology and their associated labs, Biology for Nonscience majors and General Biology lecture and laboratory courses. Applicants who have experience with both in-person and online teaching and are familiar with course management software (Canvas), are preferred. This is a non-tenure track, nine-month teaching position with no expectations of research; teaching in summer is optional. Departmental service and professional development will be expected.
ODU and the College of Sciences are committed to inclusive excellence, recognizing that diversity enhances and enriches our educational mission, employment experience, and community engagement. We seek candidates whose teaching, and/or service experiences have prepared them to fulfill our commitment to inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
The minimum qualifications are a Master’s degree in Biological Sciences, or a related field with experience in teaching human anatomy and physiology using the latest technologies. Applicants who have experience with online teaching, course management software (Canvas), and who incorporate the teaching of writing as part of their courses are preferred.
Applications must be submitted electronically and should consist of a cover letter describing qualifications for the position, a curriculum vitae that lists courses taught, a statement of teaching philosophy, diversity statement, unofficial graduate transcripts, and the names and contact information of three references who can provide letters of recommendation (recommendation letters will be solicited automatically by the application system at the time of application). Applications should be submitted by November 2, 2022 to: https://jobs.odu.edu/postings/17149.
It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race (or traits historically associated with race including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.