Adjunct Faculty- Biology (Part-Time)



Carlow University invites applications for adjunct teaching positions for our Undergraduate Programs.  Openings to teach these courses develop on a periodic basis, and applicants will be reviewed based on their qualifications for fulfilling the specific needs of the department. The applicant must be committed to excellence in teaching and have the ability to instruct students of varying preparation and abilities.

Carlow University is a comprehensive Catholic University located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1929 by the Sisters of Mercy, Carlow is situated in a culturally rich and diverse urban setting.  Carlow is recognized for educating traditional students and adult learners for a lifetime of ethical leadership and service.

Candidates must demonstrate and reflect understanding of and commitment to the mission and core values of the University and the Sisters of Mercy and experience working with diverse populations.

Position Requirements:

M.S. degree or higher in a biological discipline plus college level teaching experience with a strong commitment to quality teaching or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Engage students in the teaching/learning process for a variety of Biology courses including general biology, human biology, advanced biology, microbiology, and anatomy and physiology.

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Carlow University employees commit themselves to the highest standards of ethical conduct. They commit to act with integrity, treat other with dignity and respect, carefully steward the University's resources, avoid conflicts of interest or commitment, maintain confidentiality, and to comply with legal and processional obligations.

Carlow University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We strive for a campus that reflects our urban setting and is inclusive of underrepresented groups to enhance our University community.



Full/Part/FT&PT: Part-time
Department: Biology Department
Contact Name/Title: Search Committee
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