Adjunct Faculty BIOL 025-01
ID: 7087988 (Ref.No. 2590298)
Posted: October 27, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionLocation: Moraga, CA
Open Date: Oct 26, 2021
Description:Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.
As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation, and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning, and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.
Human Physiology is the study of the function of the major organs and organ systems of the human body for Health Science and Kinesiology majors. This course, emphasizing regulation and integration, proceeds from general cell function to an overview of the controlling mechanisms and finally to the individual systems.
This course will meet in person, on campus, on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:05 - 9:05 am during the Spring 2022 term.
In addition to teaching, the instructor is expected to hold regular virtual office hours (a minimum of one hour per week) in order to provide students with support outside of the classroom.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in a relevant area of biology, a successful record of teaching experience in biology at the undergraduate level, and familiarity with online/hybrid instruction in order to prepare for contingencies.
To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/97725
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