Columbia International University has a job opening for Faculty, Biology for the 2021-2022 school year.
This position provides academic support for CIU’s biology minor, as well as CIU’s general education core. The faculty member will instruct and advise biology minors and collaborate with other faculty in administering goals, program development, and program activities. Teaching load is 24 semester hours annually.
SOME RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Provide support for the biology minor and general education core, and assist regularly with assessment of CIU’s science curriculum
Teach up to eight (8) college level courses per year (24 semester hours) across the fields of general biology, microbiology, genetics, and biochemistry
Advise students within the biology minor and interact with prospective students as needed
Assist regularly with assessment of CIU’s science curriculum
Yearly affirm the institution’s mission, doctrinal position, community standards, and CIU’s position on human origins (Faculty Guide)
SOME REQUIREMENTS ARE:
Knowledge of the disciplines associated with biology, including pedagogy, information literacy, and research
Competency in utilizing learning management tools and classroom technology
Competent in or able to learn and facilitate online education
An understanding of the needs and trends associated with traditional college age students
Commitment to CIU’s mission and vision.
Minimum master’s degree in biology from an accredited university; an earned doctorate (PhD or equivalent) in biology is preferred.
Completion of some graduate level coursework in related disciplines (chemistry, physics) is preferred.
Preference is given to individuals with at least three years of experience teaching at the college level.
CIU provides a benefits package that includes:
100% of employee’s cost of membership in the Health Plan;
401(k) plan with match opportunity;
100% of employee’s cost of group life insurance;
Long term disability insurance;
Vacation days, holidays, sick leave, family leave;
Educational benefits are available.
For a complete description of Faculty, Biology and to complete the CIU Employment application, qualified candidates may access the Columbia International University Employment page at www.ciu.edu
About Columbia International University
The mission of CIU is to educate people from a biblical worldview to impact the nations with the message of Christ.