Lecturer in Biological Sciences

Location
Kingston, Rhode Island
Salary
Commensurate with Experience
Posted
February 10 2021
Discipline
Life Sciences, Biology
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The position is full-time academic year non-tenure track, limited to 06-18-2022 with anticipated renewal.

The Department of Biological Sciences in the College of the Environment & Life Sciences (CELS) at The University of Rhode Island (URI) invites applications for the position of Lecturer in Biological Sciences. The successful candidate will teach the second course in the two-semester series of human anatomy and physiology (senses, endocrine, cardiovascular, lymphatic, immune, respiratory, digestive, urinary, and reproductive) and the one-semester introductory biology course that prepares students in pharmacy, kinesiology, health studies, and related majors. The candidate will support URI’s mission to provide students with academic experiences that expose them to different perspectives, life experiences, and ways of knowing. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to the design and implementation of inclusive pedagogical models that enhance a sense of belonging and academic success among undergraduate students from diverse cultures, disciplines, and academic backgrounds. Other assignments may include teaching a freshman seminar course and student advising.

The CELS website (http://web.uri.edu/cels/) provides more information about the department and research facilities at the University.

Visit the URI jobs website at https://jobs.uri.edu to apply and view complete details for posting (F00227). 

Please attach the following 4 (PDF) documents to your online Employment Application: (#1) Cover letter, (#2) Resume/CV, (#3) Statement of Teaching Philosophy, and (#4) “Other Document” – names and contact information of three professional references.

APPLICATIONS WILL CLOSE MARCH 12, 2021
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY.

The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer.  Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.