University of South Carolina Upstate — Instructor of Biology

Instructor of Biology


The University of South Carolina Upstate is a positive, diverse, and empowering institution for motivated, success-minded students who want to be challenged academically, supported personally, and pushed to the boundaries of their potential in an opportunity-rich environment. Because the University of South Carolina Upstate is proud of its student body, we seek to attract a diverse applicant pool.

The Division of Natural Sciences and Engineering is seeking applicants for a non-tenure-track, nine-month Instructor of Biology. The selected candidate will teach Human Anatomy and Physiology lectures or laboratories, as well as Introductory Biology lecture and laboratory courses for majors and non-majors, depending on departmental need. Additional duties will include advising undergraduate students, serving on university committees, actively supporting unit initiatives, and may include laboratory preparation and coordination.

Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree with at least 18 graduate hours in biology or a closely related field is required by the time of appointment. Candidates must have the ability to teach Human Anatomy and Physiology or Introductory Biology, and must have at least 2 years of experience (full-time or part-time) as the instructor of record in biology or closely related fields, including graduate assistantships and contingent faculty appointments. A successful background check is required.

Preferred Qualifications: Candidates with the ability and qualifications to teach both Anatomy and Physiology and Introductory Biology are preferred.

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Contact: Ms. Melissa Storm
Department of Natural Sciences and Engineering
University of South Carolina Upstate
800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: 864-503-5710

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