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Job Details - Biology - Temporary, Part/Full-Time 2012-13 Academic Year) FT61-FT-2012
Position No: FT61-PT-2012
Title: Biology - Temporary, Part/Full-Time 2012-13 Academic Year) FT61-FT-2012
Responsibilities: Teach university level biology courses. Teaching assignments will include labs for General Biology, and/or lecture/labs for Microbiology. Course offerings are contingent upon sufficient enrollment.
Qualifications: Minimum requirements: Master’s degree in Biology or closely related area from a regionally accredited (or foreign equivalent) university and completion of a successful interview. Additional qualifications: Ability to adapt to changing technologies that support teaching and learning; excellent communication skills (both verbal and written); and the ability to teach and evaluate students. Demonstration through past accomplishments and behaviors, the ability to support Mansfield University’s principles and values of Character, Scholarship, Culture, Service (http://www1.mansfield.edu/mansfield-creed) and the University’s strong student-centered vision and mission. Preferred: Ph.D. in Biology or closely related area; college teaching experience; and previous teaching experience in General Biology, and/or Microbiology. Other conditions of employment are verification of all earned degrees through the receipt of original transcripts and an acceptable background check report.
Essential Functions: Teaching and advising, continued scholarly growth, and service to the department, university, and community. Effective communication and use of electronic teaching technology. Work cooperatively with staff, faculty and administration. Ability to use software application programs such as word processing, spreadsheets, e-mail and effective use of phone, keyboard and other office equipment. May be required to lift, stand, walk, reach with arms, etc.
Salary: Temporary, part and full-time positions as needed for the 2012/13 academic year, Instructor rank. Salary is competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience.
Application Procedure: Submit via electronic application (http://mansfield.edu/hr/employment-opportunities/) a letter of interest that addresses how your qualifications/skills meet the department’s needs as detailed by the position description. Other reasons for interest in this particular position may be provided. Include a curriculum vita; copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts; and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three additional professional references. Applications will remain current through the 2012/13 academic year.
Setting: Located in the beautiful mountains of rural, north central Pennsylvania, Mansfield University, currently enrolling approximately 3,200 students, including more than 400 graduate students, is a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. Founded in 1857 as Mansfield Classical Seminary, Mansfield University is proud of its long tradition of preparing excellent teachers, as well as its more recent role as a public liberal arts university focused on leadership development. The university is located within Tioga County, home to five state and federal parks, seven lakes, and the 50-mile long gorge of the Pennsylvania Grand Canyon. The university is an hour south of the Finger Lakes wine region of upstate New York. www.mansfield.edu
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