Adjunct Professor- General Zoology (Didactic & Lab)

Oct 25, 2022

Function of the job: Candidates should have a strong commitment to excellent teaching in a liberal art setting and an eagerness to work with undergraduate students. Specifically, the focus of this course is the study of organ systems of animals and humans, and the organisms in the animal kingdom. This course will consider the principles and concepts of movement, homeostasis, respiration, nutrition, digestion, nervous system and the endocrine system. A survey of various types of animals will be examined, including taxonomy and phylogeny.  The course consists of 3 hours of lecture and 2 hours of lab weekly).

Supervision given/received:

Work is performed under the general supervision of the Dean of the School of Math, Science and Allied Health

Examples of work performed:

  • Design General zoology course and syllabi
  • Design and teach General Zoology lab (75% of lab must be hands-on and in-person)
  • Guide students in seeing the relationship between a Christian worldview and God’s creation in the animal kingdom
  • Maintains regular class and lab hours.
  • Utilizes the Learning Management System Brightspace for all grading.
  • Provides a careful review, evaluation and timely feedback on students’ work
  • Support and contribute to the institutional strategic mission, vision, and goals


Educational Requirements and Qualifications:

A minimum of a Master’s degree in biology or a related field. A personal and vital Christian faith is required. A connection to the Wesleyan Church or one of the many denominations comprising the historic Wesleyan-Armenian tradition is preferred.

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As a biblically-centered Christian university of The Wesleyan Church, Oklahoma Wesleyan University models a way of thought, a way of life, and a way of faith. It is a place of serious study, honest questions, and critical engagement, all in the context of a liberal arts community that honors the primacy of Jesus Christ, the priority of Scripture, the pursuit of Truth, and the practice of Wisdom. Nationally recognized by U.S. News and World Report and Forbes, the University offers a thriving academic community. It is located in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, a city of approximately 30,000 residents known for its strong schools and its appreciation for the arts. Bartlesville is the home of the annual OKMozart Festival and of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Price Tower. It is located in the beautiful Green Country region of northeast Oklahoma, forty-five miles north of Tulsa.

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