The Division of Science and Mathematics at University of Washington Tacoma invites applications for one full-time non-tenure-track temporary lecturer to teach sections of undergraduate laboratory courses in introductory biology (TBIOL 120-140) and/or microbiology (TBIOL 301). Courses will be remote in Fall, but the candidate should be available for in-person labs if feasible in Winter and Spring. This position will have a 9-month service from September 16 to June 15. The start date for the position is September 16, 2020.
The successful candidate is expected to engage with culturally diverse populations in higher education, integrate evidence-based and inclusive pedagogical techniques and technologies, and maintain high expectations for student learning.
UW Tacoma serves students from diverse racial, ethnic and cultural populations. UW Tacoma's commitment to equity and inclusion is central to maintaining an atmosphere wherein students, staff, faculty, and residents find abundant opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.
Applicants should hold a Ph.D. or M.S. degree or foreign equivalent in Biology or related field. Priority will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience effectively teaching introductory level Biology courses to a culturally diverse student population at the undergraduate level.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications must include a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and a cover letter outlining qualifications and approach to improving student success. Questions can be emailed to Joyce Dinglasan-Panlilio (email@example.com), the chair of the Division of Sciences and Mathematics.
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