- Instructional (Faculty)
Closes: Sunday, September 3, 2017
Target Start Date
Expected Work Hours
Master's degree in anatomy, physiology, biology, or a related biological science, and 18 graduate hours in anatomy and physiology, and one to two years of teaching and/or clinical experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities.
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Under limited supervision, instructs students in science classes and labs, and performs related administrative and recordkeeping duties. Interacts with and assists students in various areas. Reports to the Department Chair, Science.
Teaches assigned courses in science. Performs related administrative and recordkeeping duties such as evaluating textbooks; preparing lesson plans, course syllabi, handouts, tests, etc.; gathering resources for class; ordering and arranging audio-visual materials for class; conducting class; conducting critiques of students' work; grading assignments; maintaining files; etc. Prepares and/or completes various reports and forms related to classes including 20% reports, end-of-quarter reports, grade reports, rolls, etc.
Instructs students in a lab setting. Performs such duties as preparing labs, collecting and maintaining lab specimens, conducting lab experiments, setting up lab exams, cleaning lab, etc. Maintains adequate inventory of supplies and equipment; orders supplies as needed and repairs or arranges for repairs of equipment as needed.
Performs various student-related duties including advising students, assisting students with class registration, counseling with students, assisting students with career and study skills, writing letters of recommendation, etc. Completes various student forms such as withdrawals, registration, drop/add, and credit by examination.
Remains active in professional organizations and activities. Keeps abreast of newest research and technological advances relative to the teaching of science courses by reading professional journals and attending seminars, conferences, meetings, etc.
Receives, reviews, processes, files and/or submits a variety of documents and reports such as attendance report, grade sheets, evaluation forms, hazardous material reports, incident reports, professional development forms, various other forms, memos, and general letters of correspondence.
Operates, utilizes, and maintains various types of equipment and supplies including computers, calculator, copier, general office supplies, electronic balance, distilled water apparatus, mechanical tools, audio-visual equipment, lab supplies, etc.
Maintains good working relationships and communicates information within the Department and with all departments/divisions on campus. Serves on various College committees and organizations and attends meetings as required. Assists part-time instructors and substitutes for absent instructors as needed.
Responds to phone calls, providing information and answering inquiries as appropriate.
Performs other duties as required.