Instructor of Biology (Tenure Track)
- Westchester Community College
- Location: Valhalla, New York
- Category: Faculty-Science-Biology
- Posting Date: 08/26/2020
- Application Deadline: Open until filled
Instructional responsibilities for the position include teaching a full-time load of 15 credit hours during both the fall and spring semesters, particularly in Microbiology courses and foundational Biology courses at the major and non-major level. The successful candidate will be expected to be an integral part of the Microbiology curricula and participate in assessment, as well as contribute to departmental and college activities and initiatives that support the college mission.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: A minimum of a Master's degree in an area of Biology and one year of college-level teaching experience are required. All candidates must have evidence of responsiveness to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, as these factors relate to the need for equity-minded practice within the classroom.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: At least two years of college-level teaching experience, preferably at the community college level. Candidates with a strong background and experience in the area of Microbiology, as well as experience in classroom technology and conducting Microbiology labs, are strongly preferred.
SALARY & BENEFITS: The starting salary is $64,841 plus excellent benefits.
Applicants must apply online by submitting a letter expressing interest in this position, a resume/CV, and contact information for three professional references. You must be legally eligible to work in the United States at the time of hire. Please login to: https://sunywcc.interviewexchange.com/login.jsp in order to check/edit your profile or to upload additional documents. The review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The priority deadline date is April 17, 2020. The anticipated starting date is fall 2020.
Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning. Westchester Community College is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer.