Instructor of Natural Sciences

  • Full Time
  • Quincy IL
  • Posted on April 26, 2022
  • Salary: Salary commensurate with education and experience

Website John Wood Community College

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Job Description

This is a full-time, 9-month, tenure track, bargaining unit position that reports to the Dean of Arts and Sciences and is located on the JWCC campus in Quincy, Illinois.  Position begins Fall semester 2022.



This position is responsible for teaching 15 credit hours per semester, which may include classes during the day or evening. Classes may be in a structured setting at any JWCC center, hybrid, or online. Courses will include general biology and additional courses in life sciences dependent on the successful candidate’s qualifications. Other duties may include course development and updates.


Requires a willingness to be involved in activities including professional development, committee membership, curriculum review, academic assessment, and participation in systematic planning for program evaluation.



A Master’s degree in Natural Sciences or a related field is required; Doctorate preferred.  Community college teaching experience as well as experience in teaching through multiple delivery methods preferred.



JWCC offers a competitive benefits package, which includes health, dental, vision, prescription insurance, sick days, personal days, paid holidays, tuition waivers for employee and family, and State University Retirement System.


We are committed to achieving workforce diversity reflective of our communities.  We are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, marital status, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any legally protected status.  If you are a person with a disability and need assistance applying for a job, please submit a request to

How to Apply

To receive full consideration, submit a resume with cover letter and transcripts by May 16, 2022, by visiting Position is open until filled.