Adjunct Faculty in Principles of Biology
The School of Health Sciences at Lasell University seeks an adjunct professor to teach (1) section of Principles of Biology and (1) section of Principles of Biology Laboratory in the Fall 2022 semester.
The courses will meet in person:
Tuesday and Thursdays 3:30-4:45 PM (BIO101.B)
Mondays 3:30-5:10 PM (BIO 101.LC)
Course Title: Principles of Biology
This is an introductory lecture and laboratory course in biology to develop an appreciation for the patterns and functions that characterize living organisms. Emphasis is placed on cellular biology. Topics include: the chemistry of life, cell structure, and cell metabolism (respiration, photosynthesis, protein synthesis.) Co-requisites: BIO101L
Course Title: Principles of Biology Laboratory
This laboratory course supports and reinforces the the concepts presented in the Principles of Biology I lecture. Topics include: the chemistry of life, cell structure, and cell metabolism (respiration, photosynthesis, protein synthesis). Co-requisites: BIO101
Responsibilities and Duties:
Provide instruction for all sessions of assigned courses utilizing the college philosophy of connected learning
Align course assignments with departmental learning outcomes and university core curriculum learning outcomes; provide student work samples for assessment purposes
Incorporate Canvas (learning management system) into the course
Maintain office hours each week
Keep accurate records of student progress and complete mid-semester and final grade reports
Candidates should have M.S, M.Ed., or equivalent (PhD preferred) in related field
Prior undergraduate-level teaching experience
Strong communication skills, ability to provide mentorship and guidance remotely by email, phone and or video call, and willingness to offer extensive feedback on student work Required
Cover letters should specify which course(s) the applicant is available to teach.
Lasell University offers a competitive salary and benefits package for eligible employees. This includes but is not limited to outstanding time off benefits, health, dental and vision insurance, benefits for legal domestic partners, a 403B with a matching contribution after one year of service, tuition benefits, pet insurance and more.
Interested candidates should upload a letter of interest, resume and the information of three (3) references using the forms below. Review of resumes will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Lasell University requires all employees to be vaccinated and to provide the documentation upon the start of employment. Lasell also provides individuals the opportunity to request a medical or religious exemption.
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