Assistant Professor in Biology
Roane State Community College, Faculty - Science - Biology
United States

Description of Duties:

Plan and teach classes as offered in the course description and course syllabus through traditional face-to-face, two-way video, or online settings;

Teach 15 course hours per semester and schedule a minimum of 15 office hours per week and possibly traveling to off-campus sites and possible area high schools;

Use of technology to support student learning is expected;

May be required to prepare laboratories in support of classes;

Support the mission of the College through serve, such as committee work, student advising, and community outreach activities.

Some teaching assignments may include General Biology


Minimum of a Master's degree with 18 or more graduate semester hours in biology from a regionally accredited institution;

Current practical laboratory skills including aseptic techniques, maintaining bacterial stock and solution preparation;

Qualification and ability to teach in Microbiology and Agricultural Science [Introductory Plant, Animal and Soil Sciences] as evidenced by graduate coursework;

Earned Doctorate degree - preferred

Candidate must have good oral and written communication skills and exhibit flexibility and collegiality

To be considered for a position at Roane State, you must create an on-line application. Your skills, abilities, qualifications, and years of experience will be evaluated using only what is recorded on your application. Please be sure to include the complete Begin and End Dates under your Employment History. Please note: attaching a resume does not substitute for completion of the application form. Scan and attach required documents (diploma, High School Equivalency (HSE) Diploma, transcripts, certifications), and resume to the online application in Word or PDF format (less than 2 MB in size). Once the online application is complete a confirmation number will be given to the applicant verifying receipt of the application.

Candidates who are called for an interview must notify Human Resources in writing of any reasonable accommodation needed prior to the date of the interview.

Offer of employment contingent upon successful background check.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes an excellent retirement package from the state of Tennessee, 401K plan with match, thirteen paid annual holidays in addition to annual and sick leave days, health and dental insurance, tuition discounts and state employee discounts.

Roane State Community College is a TBR and AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against students, employees, or applicants for admission or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or any other legally protected class with respect to all employment, programs and activities sponsored by Roane State.



Contact: A Odell Fearn, Director

Human Resources

Roane State Community College

Phone: (865) 882-4679

Online App. Form:

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