Lecturer of Life Sciences (Saint Leo, Florida) - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida


United States
(FAC220)

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Department:

School of Arts and Sciences

Saint Leo University is one of the largest and most innovative Catholic universities in the United States. Saint Leo enrolls students at the traditional University Campus, at more than 40 education centers and offices, and through the Center for Online Learning. University-wide, Saint Leo enrolls students from 49 states, the District of Columbia, three U.S. territories, and 86 countries. Saint Leo University ranks as one of the nation’s leading providers of higher education for active duty military and veterans, and it is a nationally recognized leader in online education.


The Department of Mathematics and Science is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time, non-tenure track, faculty appointment to teach undergraduate major biology or general education non major life science classes at our University Campus in Saint Leo, Florida.


Requirements of the incumbent include, but are not limited to teaching a minimum of eight (8) classes per year with up to two (2) overloads for additional compensation and advising students.


This is a nine (9) month, full-time faculty appointment at the Lecturer rank.


This position is pending final budgetary approval for the 2015-2016 academic year.


Review of candidate materials begins immediately for anticipated start date of August 2015. To apply, submit letter of introduction documenting successful teaching experience; curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation (all should be professional references and at least one from a recent superior); values statement (500 words or less) and teaching philosophy (500 words or less), which highlights how your teaching and administrative philosophy and practices fit the Mission and Values of Saint Leo University; and official transcripts (including WES evaluation if from an international university).

Basic Function:

The faculty member will be required to:
• Teach 8 Biology and/or Life Science classes per academic year with two overloads for additional compensation;
• Advise students as need determined by department chair;
• Attend all School and Department meetings;
• Teach on-ground undergraduate classes;
• Be able to teach traditional and non-traditional age students.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

A Master’s degree or Ph.D. with at least 18 graduate credit hours in life sciences or a closely related field with two or more years of full-time teaching biology and life Sciences at the post-secondary level are required. The degree must be from a regionally accredited institution.

Minimum Qualifications:

The minimum qualifications are a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate credit hours in life sciences or a closely related field with two or more years of full-time teaching biology and life sciences at the post-secondary level. The degree must be from a regionally accredited institution.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D with at least 18 graduate credit hours in life sciences or a closely related field.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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