The Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) at Regis College seeks an Adjunct Lecturer for the fall 2021 semester specializing in General Microbiology with lab (BI 108). This is a foundational course for (primarily) first year students with majors in: biology, nutrition, public health, and nursing. Classes begin September 7, 2021. The lecture is offered on Tuesdays 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM. Lab 1 is offered Tuesday 08:00 PM - 10:00 PM, and the second lab section is offered Tuesday 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM. It is expected that anyone hired for this position would teach both the lecture and the two labs associated with the lecture in person at the Weston, MA campus.
Teach BI 108 and labs (and engage with all responsibilities associated with teaching the section: grading, office hours, student engagement, alignment with other course sections, and academic assessment).
Minimum requirement: An earned MS in Biology; PhDs welcome.
Demonstrated evidence of at least three years prior classroom teaching experience at the undergraduate level.
Commitment to creating an inclusive classroom learning environment in keeping with the University's commitment to inclusive excellence in a diverse educational community.
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with other STEM faculty to ensure consistency across class sections as needed.
Demonstrated familiarity with academic assessment.
Familiarity with the learning management system Moodle is preferred, but not required.
Ability to uphold the University’s commitment to inclusive excellence in a diverse educational community.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands
Normal office environment, not subject to extremes in noise, odors, etc.
May spend extended periods at terminal, on telephone, or operating other office machines requiring eye-hand coordination and finger dexterity.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to do this job. The above is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required.
External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled as defined under the Americans With Disabilities Act, must be able to perform the essential job functions (as listed) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by management on a case-by-case basis.
In employment, as in education, Regis College is committed to equal opportunity and affirmative action. Regis does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, creed, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnic or national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, veteran’s status, membership in uniformed services or any other protected status.
Internal Number: 79074
About Regis College
Rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition and inspired by the social justice values of our founders, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston, Regis College is a welcoming and inclusive community. We are called to provide access to an academically rigorous education through innovative learning opportunities and collaborative engagement at all degree levels. We educate the whole person, preparing our students to pursue excellence, to become change agents in their own communities, and to serve and lead as advocates for a more just and compassionate global society.