Instructor- Biology, 9 Month

Instructor- Biology, 9 Month


Blue Ridge Community College
180 West Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Phone: 828-694-1700

Job Location

Blue Ridge Community College, Transylvania County Campus, Brevard, NC. 


Minimum salary per month $4,709 commensurate with experience


Standard Benefits Package

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, September 17, 2021
Closes: Friday, October 15, 2021

Target Start Date

Monday, January 3, 2022

Expected Work Hours

Faculty Schedule

Reports to

Chair of Faculty, Transylvania County Campus

Employment Type

Full-Time Position, 9 month

Minimum Qualifications

Join Our Team!

Blue Ridge Community College is currently accepting applications for an Instructor- Biology, 9 month at our Transylvania County Campus. The primary purpose of this position is to sustain high-quality teaching performance in Biology including appropriate course loads. This load may include seated, hybrid, and online classes with day and evening course assignments which may include courses at any campus location or any area high school.

Who We Are
Blue Ridge Community College is a two-year, comprehensive post-secondary institution serving Henderson and Transylvania counties in North Carolina. The College offers more than 100 programs of study, a wide range of college transfer courses, and one of the largest continuing education programs in the state. Its mission is to provide quality education and training opportunities that support student learning, enhance student advancement and success, and meet the workforce needs of the community.

Minimum Qualifications
Education: Must have a Master of Science degree in Biology or a master’s degree in a closely related field with 18 graduate hours in Biology.

Experience: Previous teaching experience and the proven ability to work in an environment in which change is a highly valued cultural characteristic is required. A minimum of two years of teaching experience is preferred. Must be able to demonstrate through education and/or experience the skills necessary to teach developmental and curriculum level General Biology, Microbiology, and Anatomy & Physiology.

Knowledge and Skills:
• Strong personal and professional integrity, work ethic, and a commitment to safety.
• Student-centered mindset.
• Solution-centered mindset works well in a team setting.
• Team player who contributes to a positive environment and a department workplace emphasizing institutional core values.
• Ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken English.
• Demonstrate proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite or similar products, database systems, College email and website, and other computer applications associated with the position.
• Ability to develop and maintain positive and collaborative working relationships with community organizations, high school partners, college staff, and the general public.
• Flexible schedule- is available in the evenings and on weekends as needed

Physical Demands:
The ability to perform all duties associated with the position including, but not limited to lifting, prolonged standing, sitting, bending, stooping, and operating or performing work with associated tools and machines.

We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.

Job Post Contact

Teisha Baynard