Aurora University

Adjunct Faculty - Vertebrate Zoology

Aurora University seeks talented adjunct faculty who are passionate about teaching and learning. Adjunct faculty are qualified part-time instructors offered teaching opportunities based on course demand and staffing.

We are seeking adjunct faculty to teach the following course:

  • BIO-3250 Vertebrate Zoology (4 semester hours), 4 credits

    This course provides an in-depth survey of the vertebrate animals beginning with fishes and ending with mammals. Emphasis will be placed on identification and evolution of vertebrates, comparative physiology, and descriptions of key characteristics and evolutionary innovations of the vertebrate classes, using a comparative approach. Laboratory will involve detailed observations of select vertebrates through behavioral observation, microscopy, dissection, and field techniques. 

The course is on MWF 10:40-11:45 a.m. (lecture), M 10:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Fall semester: 8/29/2022-12/10/2022

A Master’s or PhD degree in biology or related fields is required. Industry experience and college-level teaching experience are preferred.

When applying include the phrase “Vertebrate Zoology Adjunct Application” in the subject line of the application.

If you were referred by a current employee of Aurora University please include the name of the employee in your submission.

Please email resume or curriculum vitae, plus cover letter stating the specific areas you are interested in teaching to:

adjunctfaculty@aurora.edu

Aurora University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.