3/4-Time Faculty, Biological Sciences, Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences (RCBC)
Location: Glassboro, New Jersey
Internal Number: 496594
The Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences at Rowan University is seeking a part-time visiting faculty to teach upper-level elective courses for Biological Sciences majors, and also to assist in the laboratory preparation/coordination for other classes. The courses are to be taught at the Rowan College at Burlington County (RCBC) campus in Mount Laurel, NJ, as part of the RCBC 3+1 program. The courses to be taught will be dependent on the expertise of the successful candidate and the programmatic needs of the Department.
A full teaching load for this position is 18 credits per academic year (fall and spring semesters combined), but some release time will be granted for laboratory preparation/coordination. Additional duties include service to the Department.
Master’s degree in biological sciences, or a field clearly related to the courses to be taught, is required. Preference will be given to applicants with previous teaching experience, favorable recommendations from references, and favorable previous teaching evaluations.
The application must be submitted through our online application system. ALL of the following materials for the application to be complete, and must do so on your first visit to the system:
unofficial graduate transcripts
names and contact information for two references who can assess your teaching
Applicants are encouraged to upload two recent letters of recommendation, as well as one or two recent teaching evaluations.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate has been identified. Please contact Dr. Stephen Bentivenga (email@example.com), Department Head, with questions.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US, and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position. This position is a 1-year contract (1-Sep-2022 to 30-Jun-2023) and is contingent upon funding.
A top 100 national public research institution, Rowan University offers bachelor’s through doctoral and professional programs in person and online to 23,000 students through its main campus in Glassboro, N.J., its medical school campuses in Camden and Stratford, and five others. Home to Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; Ric Edelman College of Communication & Creative Arts; William G. Rohrer College of Business; Virtua Health College of Medicine & Health Sciences; Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and the School of Osteopathic Medicine, it also comprises the colleges of Education, Humanities & Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science & Mathematics; Virtua Health School of Nursing & Health Professions; the schools of Earth & Environment; Innovation & Entrepreneurship; Translational Biomedical Engineering & Sciences; Veterinary Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; and a multidisciplinary honors college. Rowan focuses on practical research at the intersection of engineering, medicine, science and business while ensuring excellence in undergraduate education. The University has earned national recognition for innovation; commitment to high-quality, af...fordable education; and developing public-private partnerships. A Carnegie-classified (R2/high research activity) institution, Rowan has been recognized as the fourth fastest-growing public research university for three consecutive years as reported by The Chronicle of Higher Education.