The Division of Science and Mathematics at the University of Washington Tacoma is hiring a temporary full-time lecturer in Biology for the 2019-20 academic year. This is a nine-month non-renewable position beginning mid-September 2019 that requires teaching six courses over three quarters and is contingent on funding. This is also a non-tenure track position.
The successful candidate will teach sections of our introductory biology sequence as well as upper-level human physiology courses and 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.
Compensation is competitive with comparable positions and includes health insurance and retirement benefits.
To apply, please submit a CV, a cover letter describing teaching interests and experience, and contact information for three references to Interfolio. Applications will be reviewed immediately and on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion in their pedagogy. Candidates must demonstrate competence in teaching and have, at minimum, a Master's degree, or foreign equivalent in a related field. The candidate must be a US citizen or have visa status permitting employment in the US. For further information, contact Jeremy Davis (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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