Posted May 11


Auburn, NY, United States Full Time

Cayuga Community College

Position Vacancy


The Instructor of Biology position is a full-time, 10-month, tenure-track faculty appointment. The faculty member will be assigned to teach 30 credit hours each academic year (not to exceed 36 contact hours), maintain office hours and academically advise students, and contribute to curriculum and program development. Faculty also serve on college committees, participate in college-wide activities, and attend to other responsibilities associated with a faculty role.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated competency and experience in the teaching of Anatomy & Physiology Additional responsibilities will include teaching General Biology, and participating in the department efforts in the areas of program revisions and curriculum development, strategies to improve student learning, and retention efforts.

Qualifications and Characteristics:
Required qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Biology or closely related field.
  • The Human Anatomy and Physiology Society minimum criteria for teaching the introductory level A&P course

Preferred qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Biology or closely related field preferred.
  • Teaching experience at the college level preferred.
  • Commitment to the mission and philosophy of a comprehensive community college.
  • Ability to work with an academically and culturally diverse student population.
  • Competency in other areas of biology or science is beneficial.
  • Professional experience in a health care field is beneficial.

Salary: $56,538- 63,366* plus a comprehensive benefit package.
*Note: Starting salary is based on the last negotiated contract, which runs from 2016-2020.

Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately with an anticipated start date of fall 2017. Priority will be given to applications received by May 31st, 2017.

All applications must be submitted electronically. Submit your letter of application and resume/curriculum vitae, together with the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references to NOTE: Candidates are encouraged to submit unofficial transcripts with their application. The College only accepts degree credentials from accredited institutions recognized by the U. S. Secretary of Education and the New York State Department of Education. Official transcripts are required by date of hire.

Cayuga Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified job seekers are encouraged to apply including women, minorities, and persons with disabilities; protected veterans and others who would enrich a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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