Internal Job Number: P01102UF
Oregon State University-Cascades, in Bend, Oregon, in partnership with the College of Science at Oregon State University-Corvallis, invites applications for a full-time, (1.0 FTE), 9-month, fixed term Instructor rank faculty position in Biology. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean.
The successful candidate will have the important role of bringing innovative teaching practices to the Science program at OSU-Cascades. The person in this position is assigned to work at Oregon State University-Cascades, located in Bend, Oregon. The ideal candidate performs teaching, maintains currency, and performs service.
This position is responsible for developing and teaching the 200-level Human Anatomy and Physiology lecture and lab series at OSU-Cascades. This position also may include instruction of the Anatomy and Physiology portions of General Biology for Non-Majors and Principles of Biology for Majors. Courses are taught over the fall, winter, and spring terms.
The Science program at OSU-Cascades provides a core instructional role, supporting the ideals of learning, discovery, and engagement that are the foundation of the university. The OSU-Cascades embraces instruction and research in a variety of disciplines that are based in unbiased inquiry and a dedication to discovery and innovation and to meet the challenges of today and the future.
Oregon State University's commitment to student success includes hiring, retaining, and developing diverse faculty to mentor and educate our undergraduate and graduate students from entry through graduation. Our Strategic Plan (http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/strategicplan/phase3) articulates the strategies we believe critical to advancing and equalizing student success. As part of this commitment, OSU has established a hiring initiative designed to support these strategies.
OSU-Cascades, located in Bend, Ore., is a branch campus of Oregon State University. Established in 2001, the university currently enrolls more than 1,100 students in bachelor's and master's degree programs. The campus expanded to a four-year university in 2015, and opened its new campus in 2016. The branch campus has ambitious enrollment goals to reach 3,000 to 5,000 students by 2025. OSU-Cascades is engaged in building a culturally diverse and community-centric educational environment.
The anticipated start date is September 16, 2017.
Minimum Qualifications (Staff) / Guidelines (Faculty):
Typically requires Master’s degree in discipline appropriate to the field of teaching/instructional tasks.
-Master's degree in Biological Sciences or a related field.
-Teaching experience at the college or university level.
-Evident commitment to educational excellence and enhancing intellectual diversity.
-Faculty at OSU-Cascades are committed to undergraduate and graduate student success. We seek faculty who have evidence of educating and mentoring a diverse group of learners, which may include experience with sponsoring student research or internships, developing study abroad opportunities, service learning courses, or the use of innovation pedagogies such as hybrid or online learning.
-A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity and inclusion.
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Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education and experience