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Job Title: Adjunct Instructor for Biology

Department: School of Science and Health

Reports To: Division Chair, Mathematics and Science

Job Type: This is a part time, exempt position.

General Description:

William Woods University is now accepting applications for an adjunct instructor to teach Introduction to Biological Principles (BIO 105) starting August 20, 2018. This is a General Education Lab Science course taught in a studio format, which combines lecture and lab.

One section will be offered in Fall 2018 semester:

Monday and Wednesday from 10:00 - 11:50 


Position Requirements:

  • A Ph.D in a relevant discipline is preferred, but ABD candidates will receive strong consideration.
  • Experience in both curriculum development and teaching non-majors is preferred.
  • Experience with assessment preferred, or at least a willingness to collaborate in the creation and execution of assignments that meet our general education requirements.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to build successful relationships with student populations.



William Woods University is an independent institution chartered by the State of Missouri with main campus facilities in Fulton, MO.  It has been operating continuously since 1870, taking its current form as a coeducational university with undergraduate and graduate programs in 1993.  Today, William Woods draws approximately 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students from 35 states and approximately 11 foreign countries.  William Woods has been ranked as a Top 100 Midwest University by U.S. News and World Report, and has been recognized for the quality and affordability of its online degree programs.  With a full liberal arts curriculum, William Woods also offers a strong professional tradition, with nationally ranked programs in Equestrian Studies and American Sign Language. Its graduate education program figures strongly in the administration and leadership of Missouri's state school system.  William Woods University is governed by a self-perpetuating board of trustees, and remains committed to serving the public good by helping students link intellectual development with the responsibilities of citizenship and professional life.

William Woods University is an Equal Opportunity Employer