Lecturer - Biology / Evolution

Washington University in St. Louis   •  

Saint Louis, MO

Industry: Education.


Not Specified years

Posted 183 days ago

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Essential Functions

We seek a full-time lecturer in Biology who will help with teaching undergraduate laboratory and lecture courses. Specific immediate responsibilities will include co-teaching Principles of Biology each fall, specifically the section on evolution biology and population genetics.  In addition, the position entails joining a team of PhD-level lecturers and teaching professors as an instructor in multiple lab sections in each semester that are a required part the Principles of Biology two semester sequence.   Additional duties will include additional teaching in an area of interest and strength in the Spring and advising majors in the Biology.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. In an evolution-related field, demonstrated teaching record

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates with a demonstrated ability to teach an evolution course for undergraduate students at the introductory level. There is potential for the candidate to develop a new laboratory or other majors course to be offered in spring semesters.  Familiarity with and demonstrated use of student-centered, active learning strategies is preferred.

Salary Range

Base pay commensurate with experience.