St Edwards University
  • Biology
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Part Time

Anatomy and Physiology Adjunct Faculty

Department of Biological Sciences School of Natural Sciences


The Department of Biological Sciences is currently seeking to hire adjunct faculty to fill curricular needs in the area of human anatomy and physiology. Appointments are on a part-time basis and on a semester-by-semester basis. Positions are renewable, contingent upon need, and performance.



Teach one or more sections of Anatomy & Physiology (lecture and lab) and Human Anatomy (lecture or lab). Develop an engaging, innovative, and discipline-appropriate pedagogy. Meet professional standards for faculty in accordance with college policies and procedures. Adjunct instructors must be available for one office hour per week per course taught.



  • Ph. D. or Master's degree (with 18 graduate hours in Biology) in Biology, Anatomy, or Physiology.
  • Demonstrated potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Successful candidates must complete an employment and/or criminal background check.

For detailed information, please scroll to the bottom of the page to download the job description.


Interested applicants should submit an online application at; Please include a resume, cover letter, and three employment references. No Calls Please.  Applications will not be considered if it is missing any of these three items.

In your cover letter, please describe your lived experiences that prepare you to contribute to diversity and inclusion at St. Edward's University.



St. Edward's University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.



Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,000 diverse students located in Austin, Texas.  St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning, and exciting internship opportunities.  The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students.  An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at;




We are not offering sponsorship at this time.


Background Checks:

A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.


Reference #:J202033

Posted: 10/20/20

Available: Immediately 

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