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Limited Term Adjuct Lecturer

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Limited Term Adjuct Lecturer
Department Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (0420)
Medical Sub-Speciality
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona seeks candidates for the position of Adjunct Lecturer. This position is temporary and non-benefits eligible. The selected candidate will teach a Biology related undergraduate and/or graduate level course.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities

Instructing 50% to 100% of the course as determined by the Department. Job activities for the course may include lecturing, writing exams, grading exams, and directing Teaching Assistants (TAs) for the laboratories. Additional duties may be assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Master’s degree or equivalent in relevant field.
  • Experience with classroom instruction
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience as Instructor or Teaching Assistant in a university-level course.
Rank Lecturer
Tenure Information Nontenure-Eligible (NTE)
FTE .268 (.067 FTE per course credit taught, 4 units total)
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week
Benefits Eligible No
Posted Rate of Pay DOE
Job Category Temporary and Part-time
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F20352
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Open Date 12/11/2015
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 12/22/2015
Special Instructions Summary
Diversity Statement
Quick Link for Internal Postings

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a master’s degree or equivalent in relevant field and experience with classroom instruction?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents