Academic/Faculty, Environmental Sciences/Natural Resources, Other - Academic/Faculty
Chemeketa Community College welcomes applications for a full-time Life Sciences Instructor.
Chemeketa is a proud Hispanic-Serving Institution that aspires to be an inclusive environment where we honor and value the unique contributions of our diverse students, employees, and community. We seek to foster cultural competence and pursue equitable solutions that support all students in achieving their educational goals. If you are interested in joining the work of the college to pursue a supportive and inclusive culture, we encourage you to apply.
Situated in the heart of the Willamette Valley, Chemeketa Community College offers the opportunity to teach biology to a mix of urban and rural students in a setting that offers easy access to an array of habitats that extend from Portland to Eugene, and from the Oregon Coast to the Cascade Range and high desert. As a member of the Life Science program, this full-time faculty member will be responsible for teaching biology courses that reflect equity and inclusion while meeting course and programmatic outcomes. In collaboration with program faculty, they will continue the program’s efforts to bring experiential and lifelong learning to a diverse group of students.
Closing Date: Sunday, January 31, 2021
You would be challenged to find a college that matters more to its community than Chemeketa means to the residents of Oregon’s Mid-Willamette Valley. If you can affirm our mission to provide opportunities for students to explore, learn, and succeed through quality educational experiences and workforce training, then Chemeketa will be a rewarding workplace to fulfill your potential and contribute your expertise.
The Community We Serve
Chemeketa Community College is the third largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, with approximately 29,000 students enrolled from a diversity of backgrounds. Chemeketa has seven locations, Salem campus, Yamhill Valley campus, Brooks Regional Training facility, Woodburn center, Polk center, Center for Business & Industry and Viticulture at Eola. Chemeketa's district encompasses nearly 2,700 square miles of the Mid-Willamette Valley and includes all of Marion, Polk, and most of Yamhill counties with a small portion of Linn County. About 465,000 citizens live in the district, with Salem, the capitol city of the state of Oregon, comprising the largest single concentration of citizens.
We are a college community enriched by the diversity of our students, staff, and community members. Each individual and group has the potential to contribute in our learning environment. Each has dignity. To diminish the dignity of one is to diminish the dignity of us all.
Master’s degree in Biological Sciences, Zoology, Cell Biology, or Physiology from an accredited institution -AND- College teaching experience in Biological Sciences
Experience teaching in Biology at the Community College Level
Experience teaching science online
Evidence of adaptability in teaching style
Coursework, professional experience or teaching experience at the organismal level and above
Experience or training in current biology issues
Experience working or teaching in a diverse environment
To be considered for this position, a complete online application is required. For complete information on this and other job opportunities, please visit our web site at http://jobs.chemeketa.edu.
Chemeketa Community College is the third largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, with approximately 50,000 students enrolled from a diversity of backgrounds. Chemeketa has seven locations: Salem campus, Yamhill Valley campus, Brooks Regional Training facility, Woodburn center, Dallas center, Center for Business & Industry, and Viticulture at Chemeketa Eola. Chemeketa's district encompasses nearly 2,700 square miles of the beautiful Mid-Willamette Valley and includes all of Marion, Polk, and most of Yamhill counties with a small portion of Linn county. About 465,000 citizens live in the district, with Salem, the capitol city of the state of Oregon, comprising the largest single concentration of the population. For more information visit http://www.chemeketa.edu/aboutchemeketa/