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Biology Instructor (Part-Time/Adjunct)
San Jose/Evergreen Community College District


Date Posted Jul. 23, 2018
Title Biology Instructor (Part-Time/Adjunct)
University San Jose/Evergreen Community College District
Department Biology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
  • San Jose, CA
    United States
 
  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Adjunct/Visiting Professor
  • Sciences - Biological
 
 


The San Jose/Evergreen Community College District is seeking a part-time/adjunct Biology Instructor at Evergreen Valley College.

The instructor's assignment will include the following:

1. Teach courses in assigned discipline by communicating subject matter clearly and effectively.

2. Adapt methodologies for students with special needs and different learning styles.

3. Demonstrate sensitivity in working with students and staff of diverse racial, ethnic, academic and socio economic backgrounds, sexual orientation, and disabilities by showing respect for differences and the dignity of others.

4. Participate in faculty responsibilities such as: course and curriculum development and review, student learning outcomes and assessment, program review, committees, research and special projects as needed in the discipline/department or district.

5. Meet record keeping obligations on time, e.g. grades, census, reports, rosters, textbook orders, and requisitions.

6. Maintain and provide current course syllabi as required by California Education Code and Board policy.

7. Foster a professional work and learning environment.

8. Perform other duties as required by the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Minimum Qualifications:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

1. Master's in any biological science

OR

Bachelor's in in any biological science AND Master's in biochemistry, biophysics, or marine science

OR

***The Equivalent.

2. Demonstrated sensitivity, knowledge, and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, gender, gender identity, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of the students we serve and sensitivity to and knowledge and understanding of groups historically underrepresented, and groups who may have experienced discrimination.

3. Success integrating diversity as appropriate into the major duties outlined in the job description and in the duties listed in the District's hiring policy; or demonstrated equivalent transferable skills to do so.

Salary placement is based on candidate's verified education and experience.

http://www.sjeccd.edu/district-services/human-resources/salary-schedules

Assignments may include day and evening responsibilities. This position is represented by the San Jose-Evergreen Community

College District Federation of Teachers, AFT 6157.

Please apply using the Direct Link below and select discipline Biological Sciences:

Adjunct/Part-Time Faculty Employment Opportunities

Direct Link: https://sjeccd.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobid=56

Position #1500117, OPEN AND CONTINUOUS

Other part-time instructors are needed to teach classes in other disciplines on an as needed basis.

Please refer to http://www.sjeccd.edu/district-services/human-resources/employment-opportunities for a complete list of all employment opportunities at San Jose-Evergreen Community College District.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Special Licenses, Certificates, etc.:

Minimum Qualifications:

Desired Qualifications:

Physical Demands:

About San Jose/Evergreen Community College District:

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

San Jose/Evergreen Community College District is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of ethnic group identification, race, color, language, accent, immigration status, ancestry, national origin, age, gender, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, transgender, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, and physical or mental disability consistent with applicable federal and state laws.

CONTACT:

Human Resources/Employment Services, 40 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113, (408) 270-6414.

Application Procedures, Notes and Contact Info:

Interested applicants MUST SUBMIT ONLINE ALL of the following materials by the closing date to be considered for the position (Posting at: https://sjeccd.hiretouch.com. Click "APPLY"):

1. A completed online San Jose/Evergreen Community College District POSITION APPLICATION

2. COVER LETTER (Must state how you meet ALL the minimum qualifications in EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE as described in the job announcement Minimum Qualifications section. Also, state how you meet other qualifications)

3. RESUME, and

4. TRANSCRIPT(S) - NOT DIPLOMAS - (unofficial or official copies) for stated degrees (having confer/award dates) or courses. Official transcripts will be required prior to employment start date should the position be offered. If foreign degrees, must submit Equivalency Certification (See #6 of the Instruction Section below).

ABOUT TRANSCRIPTS:

If you do not have an electronic version of the transcript, you can get it scanned at Office Max, Office Depot, Staples, etc.; then attach the electronic version of your transcript to this online application at the later part of the application process.

For assistance, contact:

Office of Human Resources, Employment Services

40 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Phone: (408) 270-6414 Fax: (408) 239-8818

Email: Hremploymentservices@sjeccd.edu

Web site @ https://jobs.sjeccd.edu. or www.sjeccd.edu.

To learn more about us and all our open positions, visit: http://www.sjeccd.edu/district-services/human-resources/employment-opportunities

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