Instructor in Biology
University of Central Florida, Department of Biology
United States

Job Description:

The Department of Biology at the University of Central Florida (UCF) seeks a nine-month, non-tenure earning instructor, anticipated to start August 2019. The position will primarily involve teaching and advising, with minimal administrative duties. Salary will be commensurate with experience. See for department details.

UCF has grown in size, quality, diversity, and reputation since its inception in 1963. Today, the university offers 216 degree programs to over 68,000 students. UCF is an economic engine attracting and supporting industries vital to the region’s future while providing students with real-world experiences that help them succeed after graduation. For more information about the university, visit  UCF is designated as a research university of very high research activity (RU/VH) by the Carnegie Foundation.



AA-College of Sciences, Department of Biological Sciences


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Minimum Qualifications:

A master's degree in a relevant discipline from an accredited institution and at least five years of teaching experience in a college environment. Experience Teaching Biology 1 and 2 to undergraduate students and a working knowledge using Second Life as a teaching platform for virtual reality lab instruction is required.


Additional Application Materials Required:

UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, In addition to the online application, interested candidates should upload the following:

(1) A cover letter outlining education and teaching experience;

(2) A curriculum vitae (not to exceed five pages);

(3) A one-page statement of teaching philosophy;

(4) The name and contact information for three professional references.

Review of applications will begin on July 30, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

For any questions about the position, please contact Mr. Frank Logiudice, search committee chair, at


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.


Advertised: June 28, 2019  Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close: Open until filled

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