Biology Adjunct Instructor (Microbiology)


Posting Number: F00780


Location: Los Medanos College


Salary: $60.89 – $86.04 per hour (depending on placement)


Description of Position:


Additional Job Duties:

Job Duties 1. Inform students of course requirements, evaluation procedures and attendance requirements.2. Maintain necessary attendance and scholastic records and submit them according to published deadlines.3. Provide classroom instruction in accordance with approved course outlines.4. Prepare and grade class assignments and examinations and inform students of their academic progress.5. Collaborate with course lead(s), the department chair(s), and technical personnel to assure that college mandates are met, and that all sections of a given course maintain coordination with each other.

6. Teach courses offered in both daytime and evening at our main campus in Pittsburg, as well as at the Brentwood Center.




Contact Kyle Hanks or Jill Bouchard, Biology Department Co-Chairs, by email (jbouchard@losmedanos.edu, khanks@losmedanos.edu)


Position Status: Non-Tenure Track


EEO Job Category: Faculty & Other Instructional Staff


Employee Group: Part-Time Faculty


Department: L5010-Biological Sciences


Duties and Responsibilities:


Adjunct Faculty duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

1. providing instruction in accordance with established curriculum, course outlines and class schedules;

2. creating and maintaining an environment which emphasizes learning, encourages free discussion of ideas and critical thinking;

3. evaluating progress of students concerning educational matters and grades student work;

4. meeting with students outside of class;

5. maintaining appropriate standards of professional conduct and ethics;

6. maintaining current knowledge in the subject matter areas;

7. fulfilling professional responsibilities of a part-time/temporary faculty member;

8. maintaining accurate academic records;

9. performing other related duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualification-Education/Experience:


Understanding of and sensitivity to the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, sexual orientation and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, staff and faculty.


•  Master’s degree in any biological science, OR •  Bachelor’s degree in any biological science AND master’s degree in biochemistry, biophysics, or marine science, OR •  The equivalent


Desirable Qualifications:


Job Open Date: 09/16/2021


Job Close Date: 12/10/2021


Open Until Filled: Yes


Employment Begins: January 2022


# of Months: 5


To apply, visit: https://apptrkr.com/2714180


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