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Prospective applicants should apply through UNCG’s Job Search website at: Position #1674. Position may be renewed depending on funding.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Number 1674
Functional Title Lecturer
Position Type Non-Tenure Stream
Position Summary

The Department of Biology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) teaches biological concepts and research methods to biology and medical technology majors and prepares them for professional careers and/or advanced study. We also introduce non-biology majors to basic biological knowledge and its applications to our society. We prepare graduate students for professional careers and/or further graduate study. By involving undergraduate and graduate students in research, we increase society’s knowledge of living organisms and their environments and we enhance our students’ technical and analytical skills so that they can contribute meaningfully to an increasingly technological society. We apply our skills by serving the University, our profession, and the larger community.

The Department of Biology at UNC-Greensboro is searching for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty member to teach lecture and lab courses typically at the lower (100-300) undergraduate level.

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is a world-class, research intensive, regional University with a diverse portfolio of expertise and a particular focus on fostering healthy lives, vibrant communities and global connections. UNCG is a leading institution within the 17-campus University of North Carolina System. Recognized for its programs in the Music, Theater and Dance; Nursing; Business; Education; Life and Physical Sciences; and Health and Human Sciences, UNCG continues to grow its enrollment and enjoys the most diverse student populations of all the UNC system universities. With more than 19,000 students, UNCG has a significant and positive impact in North Carolina and the Greensboro/Triad area in particular. UNCG is nationally recognized for its distance learning initiative and serves many rural areas of North Carolina with its highly rated online educational programs. Established in 1892, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro was founded as the first public university in North Carolina for women. In 1963 the school became co-educational, but the legacy of providing both opportunity and excellence continues today.

We are an EEO/AA employer with a strong commitment to increasing faculty diversity. EOE AA/M/F/D/V.

Minimum Qualifications
  • MS in Biology
  • At least one (1) year of college level teaching experience
Preferred Qualifications
Tenure Status Not on Track
Special Instructions to Applicants

Prospective applicants should apply through UNCG’s Job Search website at:
Position #1674. Position may be renewed depending on funding.

Recruitment Range Commensurate with experience
Org #-Department Biology - 12204
Job Open Date 05/17/2017
For Best Consideration Date
Job Close Date 06/16/2017
Open Until Filled No
Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)
Time Limited? Yes
Time Limited Duration

August 15, 2017 – May 15, 2018

Number of Months per Year 9

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a master's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have one (1) to three (3) years of directly related experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate how you learned of the vacant position for which you are applying:
    • UNCGjobsearch Website
    • Greensboro News & Record
    • Carolina Peacemaker
    • Other Newspaper
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Other Professional Journal
    • UNC System Job Board
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Personal Networking
    • Other