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Adjunct Instructor - Biology

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution Black Hills State University
Working Title Adjunct Instructor - Biology
Posting Number F00057P
Department BHSU-School of Natural Sciences
Physical Location of Position (City) Rapid City
Posting Text

Black Hills State University invites applicants for adjunct instructor position in Biology to teach introductory Biology lectures and laboratory courses and Anatomy laboratory courses at the Rapid City campus location.

Successful candidates must possess at least a master’s degree in Biology or closely related field such as Biochemistry or Health Science. Teaching experience in higher education, although not required, is preferred.

Applications may be made online at Interested individuals should complete an online application and also attach a C.V., copies of transcripts from Master’s or Doctoral institutions, and the names and contact information of three references. For application assistance, contact Human Resources at 605.642.6549. Inquiries specific to the position and c.v.’s may be sent to

Black Hills State University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer (EEO).

Posting Date 10/31/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date
Advertised Salary $1,076-$1,317 per credit hour
Duration of the Term Other
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Appointment Percent 100
Tenure Status Term
Proposed Rank Instructor
Work Hours
Typical Hours Worked Per Week
Appointment Type Temporary
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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Department Description and Cultural Expectations

Black Hills State University is a masters-level state University with 4,500 students. The campus leads the region in sustainability efforts and maintains top academic programs in business (AACSB), exercise science, natural sciences, social sciences, the arts, mass communication, health sciences and education. The University, founded in 1883, is located in the northern Black Hills, a region abundant with outdoor activity and culture. Spearfish, S.D., is recognized as one of the top 10 most livable small towns in the USA and has also been recognized nationally for outdoor recreational opportunities. A second location, BHSU-RC, was recently established in Rapid City, the state’s second largest city. BHSU, a member of NCAA Division II athletics, offers 14 sports. BHSU has a legacy of champion rodeo teams.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Where did you hear about this position?
    • SDBOR Employment Site
    • BHSU Website
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • SD Department of Labor
    • Rapid City Journal
    • Black Hills Pioneer
    • Referral
    • Other

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Reference List
  3. Graduate Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other
  2. Doctoral Transcripts