About Unity College:
For more than fifty years, Unity College has been preparing the
next generation of environmental professionals and leaders to
successfully face real-world challenges. With environmentally
focused degrees, Unity College offers affordable and accessible
degrees, certificates, and non-degree courses, through a variety of
modalities including hybrid, in-person, hyflex, and online.
Through the framework of sustainability science, Unity College
provides a liberal arts education that emphasizes the environment
and natural resources. Utilizing experiential and collaborative
learning, our graduates emerge as responsible citizens,
environmental stewards, and visionary leaders.
Unity College is seeking enthusiastic individuals to teach Marine
Biology courses for our online undergraduate degree programs.
Courses are online and run for five weeks in eight different
- We are particularly interested in hiring adjunct faculty to
develop and teach foundational courses in Marine Biology. Examples
of courses to be instructed would be Introduction to Oceanography,
Form and Function of Unique Marine Systems, Sustainable Aquaculture
Techniques, and Global Diversity of Freshwater and Marine Resources
Used in Sustainable Harvest.
- Courses are taught asynchronously with an average of 20
students per course.
The ideal candidate will possess a terminal degree (e.g. PhD,
in the discipline or a masters degree
experience in the profession in addition to the following:
- Experience with online teaching and previous use of Canvas is
- Prior experience with field work and the Marine Sciences
professions strongly desirable. Expertise in Oceanography,
Ichthyology, and Corals is particularly desirable
- Ability to efficiently operate a personal computer and
associated software (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.).
- Must have strong organizational and time management
- Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately.
- Personal commitment to the environmental focus and mission of
Unity Colleges distance education curriculum is 100% online. Our
Distance Education Adjuncts will teach remotely.
This is a temporary part time position and is not eligible for
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