At Unity Environmental University we are on a mission to make
environmental education accessible and affordable to all. Our
unique model combines a functional hierarchy and project-based
structure through our four Sustainable Education Business Units
(SEBUs) to promote collaboration and innovation (Distance
Education, Sustainable Ventures, Hybrid Learning and the Technical
Institute for Environmental Professions). We prioritize our
students' needs above all else, offering a variety of modalities,
including hybrid, in-person, hyflex, and online. Our innovative and
inclusive culture prepares students to tackle real-world challenges
and cultivate the next generation of environmental professionals
and leaders who can make a positive impact on our world.
We are dedicated to delivering quality education and experiences
that produce outstanding environmentally competent professionals
and inspire individuals from all walks of life to steward
About Distance Education
Distance Education provides an entirely asynchronous, online
learning experience that adapts to the unique circumstances of each
student. Our fully accredited bachelor's and master's degree
programs, as well as non-degree credits, empower learners to shape
their own educational journey. With 8 five-week terms for
undergraduates and 5 eight-week terms for graduate students, our
model offers unparalleled flexibility. You can learn at your own
pace, and take breaks as needed. By using your everyday environment
as your laboratory, you'll integrate your studies into your daily
life. This makes our education ideal for busy professionals who
seek to advance their careers while still honoring their
commitments. We are committed to empowering our students to become
the changemakers our world needs, wherever they are.
Unity Environmental University is seeking enthusiastic individuals
to teach Animal Health and Behavior courses for our online
undergraduate degree programs. Courses are online and run for five
weeks in eight different terms.
Do you have the skills?
- We are particularly interested in hiring adjunct faculty to
develop and teach foundational courses in Animal Health and
Behavior. Examples of courses to be instructed would be Animal
Training and Care, Animal Nutrition, Animal Comparative Anatomy and
Physiology, and Designing Captive Animal Environments.
- 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 master’s 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 in Animal and Wildlife Health
and Behavior, including the veterinary sciences as well as habitat
construction and management.
- 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 Environmental University ’s distance education curriculum is
100% online. Our Distance Education Adjuncts will teach
This is a temporary part time position and is not eligible for
Interested and qualified candidates should click on the Apply Now
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