Hiring Part-Time Faculty

Location: Portland, Oregon
Date Posted:


We are seeking applicants for:
Human Genetics (GEN231q) 3 credit hours

Course Description: Using class discussions, lecture, videos, role-playing and small group activities, this course covers basic genetic concepts, genetic screening and diagnosis, pregnancy counseling, and common genetic disorders such as sickle cell, Tay-Sachs, and Trisomy disorders.

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with informed choice and midwifery home birth practices desired
-Ability to break down complex information related to biology and genetics into manageable pieces for students with varying degrees of exposure to genetics
-Familiarity with and willingness to speak openly about specific challenges in counseling clients and share tips on how to apply the information covered in the course
-Ability to create an inclusive classroom and teach students how to become inclusive practitioners

How to Apply

Please read the complete job description (https://birthingway.edu/hiring/human-genetics) and email your cover letter and resume as PDF attachments to jobs@birthingway.edu. Your email must have the subject “Applicant for Fall 2017 Faculty Position.” In your letter, please address what drew you to this posting, why you think Birthingway is a good fit for you, and how this position fits with your career goals. Please also specify the depth of your teaching experience related to the Human Genetics course.

Applications must be submitted no later than 11:00 pm on Monday, June 12th, 2017.


Birthingway College of Midwifery
Contact Information:
Contact Name: Natalie Hutchison, Faculty Coordinator, Phone: (503) 760-3131
Email: jobs@birthingway.edu

Website: https://www.birthingway.edu