A scholar who has experience and interest in teaching some combination of the following courses: Cell Biology (BIOL 430), Molecular Biotechniques (BIOL 425), cell and molecular biology segment (BIOL 182) of our General Biology for Majors sequence, with the possibility of upper division electives in cell and molecular biology. Teaching duties include responsibilities in lecture and laboratory sections of courses and a normal teaching load consists of 15 contact hours per week; most laboratory courses have a graduate teaching assistant assigned to assist the instructor. Preference will be given to candidates who have interest and experience in teaching undergraduate lectures and laboratories to biology majors, in the areas of cell and molecular biology. As an institution, we value teaching as a vehicle for inspiring intellectual inquiry and we expect dedication to our students and courses. Applicants with strong commitment to student learning and support for an increasingly diverse student body are especially encouraged to apply.
Ph.D. or M.S. in Biology
Prior experience in teaching and or mentoring biology majors
Commitment to work with a diverse student population with a variety of learning styles and skill levels
Ph.D. in Biology with strong emphasis in molecular and cell biology
Prior experience in teaching and or mentoring in the area of molecular and cell biology
Strong interpersonal communication skills
Commitment to excellence in teaching and professional growth
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.