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Adjunct Faculty- Natural Sciences

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SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT COMPLETION OF APPLICATION: You will receive a confirmation number indicating when you have completed your application. If you have not received a confirmation number, you have not finished your application. Good luck in the recruiting process. All college searches are subject to compliance with Florida's Public Records Law and all documents submitted become the property of the college. This position is not eligible for veteran preference. Please contact Human Resources at (941) 752-5375 if you have any questions.

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Position Information

Top Message

SCF is seeking Adjunct Faculty for various disciplines within Natural Science (all 3 campuses- Bradenton, Venice, Lakewood Ranch) for the Fall 2015 semester.

An adjunct instructional faculty member will be responsible for maintaining the highest academic standards in his/her particular discipline. The individual is expected to exercise professionalism and civility in all activities related to the role of academician, including those concerned with the various duties assigned, and any involvement with colleagues, peers, community and students.

Position Title Adjunct Faculty- Natural Sciences
Job Description

Teach classes as required by department chair and perform administrative duties associated with the course (such as submitting syllabi, posting grades, etc.) in a timely manner.

Minimum Qualifications

Please see below disciplines and the requirements needed to teach each course:

• Anatomy & Physiology (Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch) – 18 graduate semester hours in biology, botany, zoology or related biological science subfield + master’s degree
or a master’s degree with a major in biology, botany, zoology or a related biological science subfield or a doctoral degree with a major in biology, botany, zoology or a related biological science subfield or a doctor of chiropractic medicine, dental science, dental medicine, veterinary medicine, or medicine.

• Chemistry (Bradenton, Venice) – 18 graduate semester hours in chemistry or related field + master’s degree or a master’s degree with a major in chemistry or related field or a doctoral degree with a major in chemistry or related field.

• Environmental Science (Bradenton) – Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in any biological or physical science or master’s degree with a major in any biological or physical science.

• Marine Biology/Oceanography (Bradenton) – 18 graduate semester hours in oceanography, marine biology, biology, or related field + master’s degree or a master’s degree with a major in oceanography, marine biology or related field or a doctoral degree in oceanography, marine biology or related field.

• Earth and Space Science (Venice) – 18 graduate semester hours in related field + master’s degree.

Preferred Qualifications

Community College teaching experience is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants

SPECIAL NOTE ABOUT COMPLETION OF APPLICATION:
You will receive a confirmation number indicating when you have completed your application. If you have not received a confirmation number, you have not finished your application. Good luck in the recruiting process.

All college searches are subject to compliance with Florida’s Public Records Law and all documents submitted become the property of the college.

This position is not eligible for veteran preference. Please contact Human Resources at (941) 752-5375 if you have any questions.

Pre-Employment Screenings

Requires successful completion of criminal background screenings and employment reference checks.

Department Name Natural Science
Campus Bradenton, Venice, Lakewood Ranch
Work Schedule
Work Hours From
Work Hours To
Total Hours Per Week
Continuing Contract Status Not Eligible
Requested Start Date August 2016
Job Type Adjunct Faculty
Benefits Eligible No
Hiring Range $1850.25 per three credit class
FLSA Exempt
Job Open Date 05/09/2016
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Statement of Non-Discrimination

State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota does not discriminate on the basis of sex, pregnancy, race, religion, age, national origin/ethnicity, color, marital status, disability, genetic information and sexual orientation in any of its educational programs, services or activities, including admission and employment. Direct inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies to: Equity Officer, 941-752-5323, PO Box 1849, Bradenton, FL 34206.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How were you referred?
    • Affirmative Action Register
    • Bradenton Herald
    • CareerBuilder
    • Chronicle for Higher Education - Print
    • Chronicle for Higher Education - Online
    • Community College Week
    • Convergence: Diversity and Inclusion
    • Craigslist
    • Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
    • Friend
    • HBCUCONNECT.com
    • HigherEdjobs.com
    • Indeed
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • JobFocus.com
    • Jobing.com
    • Monster.com
    • Sarasota Herald Tribune
    • St. Petersburg Times
    • State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota Website
    • The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Ed
    • Venice Gondolier Newspaper
    • Women in Higher Education
    • Buckaroo website
    • Other
    • Employ Florida
    • Linkedin
    • NAACP
    • Latin Chamber of Commerce
    • Job Fair
    • Twitter
    • Facebook
    • SCF Employee Referral
  2. If Other (Please specify):

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Based on the qualification requirements, which discipline are you applying for?
    • Anatomy & Physiology (Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch)
    • Chemistry (Bradenton, Venice)
    • Environmental Science (Bradenton)
    • Marine Biology/Oceanography (Bradenton)
    • Earth and Space Science (Venice)

Supplemental Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Additional Documents