Biological Sciences - PT Temporary Faculty Position in Biology

Department of Biology

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 9,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas of Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.

This is a posting for consideration by PASSHE faculty with rights under Article 29 of the Agreement between APSCUF and PASSHE 

The Department of Biology invites applications for one part-time temporary faculty position to teach introductory biology courses for majors and/or non-majors as needed for Fall and Spring in the 2022-23 academic year.  Preference will be given to applicants whose area of teaching expertise fits the needs of the department. Required: A Master’s degree in Biology or related field; Ph.D. highly preferred.  One year of college-level teaching experience or equivalent is required; additional teaching experience in introductory biology for science majors or non-science majors is desirable.  

In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty are based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service. A successful interview and a demonstration of relevant teaching ability is required.  Salary is competitive. 

A letter of application, vita, and copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts should be submitted directly as a single PDF file via email to biologysearch@kutztown.edu. Three letters of reference should be submitted to the email listed. Official copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts are required prior to employment.  Applications submitted on behalf of applicants by placement agencies will not be considered. A review of completed applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.