Biology - Adjunct Instructor or Adjunct Assistant Professor

Collegeville, Minnesota
Jul 14, 2017
Aug 13, 2017
Education, Science
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Adjunct Instructor or Adjunct Assistant Professor, Part-time, One-semester Term

OPENING DATE:    07/07/17
CLOSING DATE:    Continuous

The joint Biology Department at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University is seeking to fill a part-time, one-semester term position, starting August 2017, to teach Introductory Biology. The anticipated teaching assignment is lectures and labs in Foundations of Biology (BIOL 101), which gives students an overview of the fundamental themes of biology within the context of a specific biological topic.

The successful candidate will hold a Master’s or Ph.D., have experience with teaching biology in lecture and laboratory settings, and have a strong commitment to the education of undergraduates in the liberal-arts tradition.
Saint John's University, a liberal arts college for men, and the College of Saint Benedict, a liberal arts college for women, are located four miles apart in Central Minnesota just outside St. Cloud and 70 miles from Minneapolis. Both are Catholic colleges in the Benedictine tradition, which emphasize quality teaching and a commitment to intercultural learning. Together, the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University offer a common undergraduate curriculum, identical degree requirements, and a single academic calendar. The colleges offer the distinct benefit of two nationally recognized Catholic, undergraduate institutions and one exceptional education. For further information, see

Application process:  Applications are accepted online at   Submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, copies of graduate transcripts (official transcripts required for interview), a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), and three reference names with contact information.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.  This search will run until the position is filled.

If you require special accommodations to participate in the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University hiring process, please contact us at (320) 363-5500 or

It is the policy of CSB and SJU to conduct pre-employment background checks.   
Women, individuals of diverse racial and cultural backgrounds, and persons with disabilities are
encouraged to apply. The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers.


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