Adjunct Instructor- Microbiology

Employer
Athens Technical College
Location
Athens, Georgia, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 23, 2021
Closes
Aug 11, 2021
Ref
2135362750
Discipline
Biology, Genetics
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Athens Technical College in Athens, Georgia seeks an Adjunct Instructor to teach for its Bioscience Program within the Life Science and Public Safety Division. The Adjunct Instructor is responsible for fulfilling both dual administrative and non-administrative (teaching) duties for the Bioscience Program.

The Microbiology course is designed to provide the student with foundation in basic microbiology with emphasis on infectious diseases. The curriculum covers the characteristics of pathogenic microorganisms along with considerations of epidemiology, chemotherapeutic agents, mechanisms of host defense and the host-parasite relationship. Topics include microbial diversity, microbial cell biology, microbial genetics, interactions and impact of microorganisms and humans, microorganisms and human disease. Laboratory exercises support lecture concepts.

The successful applicant will be expected to deliver course materials using appropriate techniques to provide students with the knowledge needed to achieve the stated learning outcomes for the course.

Deadline to apply is August 9, 2021 at 4:00 pm.

Minimum Qualifications
Master's degree in Bioscience field with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Microbiology related courses

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Two (2) years prior teaching experience at the post-secondary level
  • Ability to make presentations using advanced media technology and online learning applications


To apply, click "Apply To This Job" and submit your cover letter, resume/vita, three (3) professional references, and unofficial transcripts. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

NOTE: Official transcripts will be required upon an offer of employment. Official copies of transcripts must be sent directly to: Athens Technical College, Attn: Human Resources, 800 U.S. Highway 29 N, Athens, GA 30601 or electronically to hr@athenstech.edu .

**Employment is contingent based upon successful completion of appropriate background checks.

As set forth in its student catalog, Athens Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, sex, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law).