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Adjunct Biology Instructor
Daemen University Buffalo, NY

Adjunct Biology Instructor

Daemen University
Buffalo, NY
  • Part-Time
Job Description

Daemen University is a dynamic, independent, liberal arts institution committed to excellence in student centered learning. The University places special emphasis on preparing students for excellence in professional life, civic engagement, and on instilling and understanding that learning is an exciting lifelong journey. Students are encouraged to be creative, innovative, ethically minded leaders for an ever-changing, diverse, and interconnected world.

The Mission of Daemen University is to prepare students for life and leadership in an increasingly diverse and complex world through the integration of education and professional preparation. Daemen University is going beyond instrumental needs to foster the development of individuals who are dedicated to the health and well-being of local and global communities.

Purpose

Part-Time Laboratory Instructor. Instructor will teach variable course credits ($1,025/credit). Instructor may teach several sections. Courses to be taught: IN PERSON, no remote options BIO 109L/110L: General Biology Lab I/II (1 credit each) BIO 109L: Topics include fundamentals in macromolecules, DNA/RNA/Protein synthesis, cell anatomy, cellular respiration, and photosynthesis. BIO 110L: Topics include fundamentals in evolution/cladistics, plant and animal anatomy and physiology, population and community ecology. Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in Biology, Environmental Science, Biochemistry, or related fields; previous experience teaching college-level science preferred. Knowledge and Skills: Experience with "active learning" in both an online and face to face modality Demonstrates strong interpersonal and communication skills, verbal and written, necessary to interact effectively with all university constituents Strong time management/organizational skills Demonstrated ability to work with students, faculty, staff, and all university administration Demonstrated commitment to working with diverse populations Demonstrated effectiveness in teaching Post-Hire Trainings: Various trainings assigned upon hire and annually thereafter by the Office of Employee Engagement. The department will provide training on specific course content and online learning management system. Additional professional development trainings are optional and available through the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL).

For consideration please also submit a letter of interest (include day/time available), curriculum vitae, transcripts (official or unofficial) and contact information for two (2) references. Review of applicants begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.


Daemen University strongly encourages all campus community members to get vaccinated for COVID-19, including a booster vaccine.



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Buffalo, NY
14226 USA

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Over a month ago

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