Biology Laboratory Supervisor

Indiana University Kokomo

Kokomo, IN

ID: 7072339
Posted: November 19, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Summary
Indiana University Kokomo seeks qualified candidates for the position of Biology Laboratory Supervisor. Reporting to the Dean of the School of Sciences, this position provides instruction and technical assistance of assigned biology (and biology-related) lab sections, responsible for the preparation of instructional materials in various biology labs, evaluates student performance, maintains scientific apparatus for the lab and supervises hourly employees in the biology labs.

Primary responsibilities include conducting and teaching lab experiments and exercises in eight (8) lab sections per regular semester (and four lab sections per summer); provide instruction relative to techniques and gather and analyze results; and supervise students during lab sessions. This position will also teach lecture courses (in some lower-level courses) as needed; develop and prepare instructional materials used in conjunction with lab exercise; set up lab for experiments and exercises; provide assistance and teaching to students during lab sessions and set up lab course Canvas sites.

Note: Review of applications will begin on December 21, 2020, so for best consideration apply by midnight on 20 December 2020. For more information about the IU Kokomo campus, please visit

Required Qualifications
Master of Arts or Master of Science degree in biology, biological science, or a related field and two years of work experience, including one year of relevant teaching experience.

Skills in various biology labs. Ability to work with instrumentation. Ability to work with various software including Microsoft Office Suite.

Work Location
Kokomo, Indiana

Job Classification
Salary Plan: PAE

Salary Grade: 3SA

FLSA: Exempt

Job Function: Student Services

Posting Disclaimer
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.

This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.

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Equal Employment Opportunity
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator. See Indiana University’s Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information.

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