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Anatomy and Physiology Assistant Professor
Sacramento City College

Date Posted Jan. 29, 2020
Title Anatomy and Physiology Assistant Professor
University Sacramento City College
Sacramento, CA, United States
Department Sciences
Application Deadline Mar. 9, 2020
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professor
  • Sciences - Biological

Sacramento City College

Anatomy and Physiology Assistant Professor
Job Posting Number: F00697P
Salary: $48,329 to $80,125 annually. Additional earnings may be available for summer, overloads, and stipends. LRCCD Salary Schedules
Additional Salary Information Entering annual salary within a given range varies, depending upon units/degrees completed at accredited colleges/universities and experience. Candidates not holding a master’s degree may start at a salary lower than posted above.
Closing Date: 03/09/2020

Complete job description and application available online at:

Position Summary
General Responsibilities:
The faculty member shall be responsible for the following: teaching assigned classes under the supervision of the area dean; helping students fulfill their maximum potential in mastering course content; assessing student learning outcomes; maintaining a thorough and up-to-date knowledge in their regular teaching field; continuing professional development; utilizing current technology in the performance of job duties; maintaining standards of professional conduct and ethics appropriate to the professional position; assisting with articulation and curriculum development and review; serving on college committees and participating in faculty governance including accreditation and student co-curricular activities; assuming other responsibilities as assigned by the area dean; fulfilling other duties and responsibilities of a full-time faculty member as outlined in the college faculty handbook.

The department maintains a focus on:
● Educating a diverse population of students.
● Fostering an intellectual environment that encourages innovative and effective teaching practices.
● Developing programs in science that promote the recruitment, retention, and success of STEM and students from different racial/ethnic backgrounds.
● The importance of critical thinking and life-long learning as both a professional commitment and essential outcome for our students.
● Offering a curriculum with learning opportunities that meet current professional standards of excellence.

Position Salary Information:
Initial maximum salary placement is based on academic degree, upper/graduate level units earned, and/or related professional occupational experience per the Los Rios College Federation of Teachers (LRCFT) contract Article 2 (The initial maximum placement is Class V, Step 8).

Assignment Responsibilities
The instructional assignment will include lecture and lab courses in Anatomy and Physiology for pre-allied health majors, and may also include teaching other courses offered by the department at the college in:
● Cell and Molecular Biology
● Plant Biology
● Animal Biology
● Microbiology
● Contemporary Biology
● The New Plagues
● Natural History
● Environmental Biology
● Environmental Regulations
● Marine Biology
● Conservation Biology
● Global Climate Change
● Restoration Ecology
● Field Methods in Ecology
● Ethnobotany
● Field Botany
● Natural History
● Field Study
● Dinosaurs and the Science of Life
● Introduction to Ornithology
● Introduction to Entomology

Additional assignment responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
● Using computers and instrumentation in the classroom.
● Working with stockroom personnel to ensure that laboratories associated with the courses run safely, smoothly and effectively.
● Maintaining required office hours.
● Supporting the expansion of the Anatomy and Physiology program at the Davis Outreach Center.

Instructional assignment may include day, evening, hybrid, weekend, and/or off-campus classes.

Minimum Qualifications
1. Have a master’s degree from an accredited institution, completed by August 22, 2020, in any Biological Science OR, have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution completed by August 22, 2020, in any Biological Science, AND have a master’s degree in Biochemistry, Biophysics, or Marine Science, OR, hold a California Community College Instructor’s Credential in the discipline area, OR the equivalent.*

2. Have an equity-minded focus, responsiveness, and sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, including those with physical or learning disabilities as it relates to differences in learning styles; and successfully foster and support an inclusive educational and employment environment.


● Any biological science, as described above, includes but is not limited to, disciplines like Biology, Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology, or Physical Therapy.

● Applicants applying under the "equivalent" provision must attach details and explain how their academic preparation and/or professional experience is the equivalent of the degrees listed above.

● If your degree title differs from the minimum qualifications listed above, you are requested to submit this equivalency statement.

The Los Rios Community College District is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, political affiliation or belief, or marital status.

  • The Los Rios Community College District is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, political affiliation or belief, or marital status.

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