The Department of Biology at Southern Arkansas University invites applicants for a 9 month, non-tenure track position of Instructor of Biology. This position begins January or August 2020.
Duties: Teach 15 hours of introductory undergraduate laboratory courses; design and implement new lab activities for our one-semester survey of biology for non-majors; courses will include 6-10 sections of Introduction to Biology labs for non-majors, and other introductory biology classes as needed; demonstrate the ability to engage students from across all majors and other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Master’s in any area of Biology required; previous teaching experience preferred; excellent written and oral communication skills. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment to inclusion and diversity of the University community and excellence in interpersonal behaviors and effective collaboration with colleagues. Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement.
Applicants should send a letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy; curriculum vitae, transcripts, and the contact information of three (3) references to HR@saumag.edu or the Office of Human Resources, Southern Arkansas University, 100 E. University, MSC 9288, Magnolia, AR 71753. AA/EOE. Non-listed references may be contacted. Review of applications will begin immediately.