Jefferson Community College

Watertown, New York 13601

Jefferson Community College, Watertown, New York, part of the State University of New York (SUNY) System, is conducting a search for a full-time, tenure-track Biology Instructor.  Responsibilities include teaching 18 contact hours per semester (lecture and laboratory) which may include evening, weekend, hybrid, and on-line classes.   Committee work and advising are expected.

Required:  Minimum of a Master’s degree in Biology or closely related field; teaching experience.

Preferred:  Ph.D. in appropriate science discipline (molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, genetics); college-level teaching and collaborative curriculum development experience; ability to apply a variety of teaching methods in both lecture and laboratory; demonstrated depth of knowledge or experience in a relevant specialization; familiarity with instructional technology; strong written and oral communication skills; experience working with students of diverse age, knowledge and skill; the ability to teach Biology, Genetics, as well as general Chemistry coursework for majors and non-majors; experience teaching in an on-line and/or hybrid format; an understanding of community college philosophy.

To Apply:  For additional information about the College and this posting, please visit, https://www.sunyjefferson.edu and select “Careers at Jefferson”.  You may apply by selecting the “Apply Now” button.  A letter of application (cover letter), résumé, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references are required.  Review of applications will begin immediately.

About Jefferson Community College

Jefferson Community College is an equal opportunity employer that aims to become a model institution for diversity and invites multicultural professionals from all backgrounds to contribute to its aspiration for building an inclusive community where everyone is given equal opportunity to reach their potential.