Adjunct Instructor 1 - Clinical Lab Sciences - Chemistry

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Work type: Faculty - Temporary & Continuing
Location: Big Rapids, MI 49307
Categories: Faculty

Position Title: Adjunct Instructor 1 - Clinical Lab Sciences - Chemistry  
Location: Big Rapids (Main Campus)  

32402 - Clinical Lab Sciences

Advertised Salary: Salary commensurate with qualifications pursuant to the FSU and FNTFO/AFT Agreement  
FLSA: Exempt  
Temporary/Continuing:  Temporary  
Part-Time/Full-Time: Part-Time  
Union Group: N/A  
Term of Position: Less than 9 month  
At Will/Just Cause: At Will  
Summary of Position: Primary responsibilities include: providing classroom and lab instruction in the medical laboratory science program; maintaining regular posted office hours that are scheduled at times convenient for students; participating in program meetings; and developing and maintaining skills in a variety of teaching/learning methodologies including online course instruction.
This is a pooled position. One or more applicants may be hired as needed to teach classes on a semester-by-semester basis.
This posting is being used for face to face and/or online instruction. However, the candidate selected for the position must reside in Michigan after acceptance of employment.
The anticipated start date of this position is January 2023.
Position Type: Faculty - Temporary & Continuing  
Required Education: BS in Clinical Laboratory Science or related field.  
Required Work Experience: 2 years of experience working in a clinical lab.  
Required Licenses and Certifications: Certification as MT (ASCP) or NCA (CLS).  
Physical Demands:
  • Moving
  • Reaching
  • Sitting
Additional Education/Experiences to be Considered: Previous experience teaching immunohematology, clinical chemistry, and/or specimen collection in a NAACLS accredited MLS program.  
Essential Duties/Responsibilities: Teach courses as assigned by the department chair.
Collaborate with other faculty to review/revise curriculum.
Participate in assessment of student learning.
Develop/revise instructional materials.
Maintain scheduled classes and office hours.
Adhere to policies of the college and university.
Work collaboratively with faculty to promote and improve programs.
Demonstrates an understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion, especially in working relationships with students, faculty, staff and community members.
Any other duties assigned within the position classification area.
Faculty members also have professional responsibilities which may include but are not limited to: keeping regular posted office hours (which are scheduled at times convenient for students), and participation in traditional functions which have academic significance (ex. reporting initial student participation data and submitting final grades on time). Faculty may be required to teach off-campus or in an on-line environment.
Marginal Duties/Responsibilities:    
Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated commitment, experience and understanding for diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Travel to assigned sites for course work or practical experience.
Control small pieces of laboratory equipment such as pipettes and
inoculating loops, and make sensitive adjustments to laboratory
Use an electronic keyboard to operate instruments and to calculate, record,
evaluate, and transmit information.
Use equipment and instruments according to manufacturer’s guidelines and
established institutional protocols.
Maneuver phlebotomy and culture acquisition equipment to collect valid
laboratory specimens from patients safely.
Required Documents:
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Unofficial Transcript 1
  • Certification
Optional Documents:    
Special Instructions to Applicants: Unofficial Transcript 1 (REQUIRED): Applicants must attach a copy of unofficial transcript of BS in Clinical Laboratory Science or related field.
Transcript must include: Institution name, applicant name, date degree attained, degree awarded. Finalist will be required to submit an official transcript.
Certification (REQUIRED): Applicants must attach a copy of their current MT (ASCP) or NCA (CLS) certification.
Initial Application Review Date: January 3, 2023  
Open Until Position is Filled?: Yes  
Posting Close Date:    
EEO Statement: Ferris State University, an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, is committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity within its community. Ferris offers employment opportunities to qualified candidates seeking careers in a student-focused environment that values opportunity, collaboration, diversity and educational excellence.  Learn more about the Ferris Mission and community at The University actively seeks applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and other underrepresented groups. For more information on the University’s Policy on Non-Discrimination, visit: Ferris Non-Discrimination Statement.  

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