Instructs courses in the Biotechnology department.
Works closely with Customized Training to develop course material and provide training specifically for the Biotech industry in the region.
Assists students and potential students with questions and inquiries about the programs.
Tutors students who are having difficulty with the material in Biotechnology programs.
Handles student issues including, make-up tests, retests, attendance issues, etc.
Maintains lab materials and equipment for inventory purposes.
Works with part time faculty and technicians to ensure proper lab materials and set up are available.
Assists in the tracking, retention and marketing for students within the biotechnology program and for potential students.
Prepares lab activities and instructor demonstrations.
Serves on internal and external committees as requested.
Participates in professional organizations and associations.
Maintains personal certifications and stays up-to-date in latest biotechnologies.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education Minimum: Associates degree in Biology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Industrial Systems, Engineering or any related field.
Education Preferred: Bachelor's degree or higher in Biology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Industrial Systems, Engineering or any related field.
Experience Minimum: No less than three years of biotechnical or pharmaceutical industry experience. Experience teaching or training in an industry setting is preferred. Experience in manufacturing setting preferred.
Internal Number: 2857259
About Johnston Community College
Johnston Community College is committed to understanding the educational needs of the area's citizens, businesses, industries and service sectors. The college provides life-long educational opportunities consistent with our students' interests and abilities, prepares graduates capable of acquiring knowledge and succeeding in the regional and global community, and services as a positive, economic, social, and cultural catalyst in our diverse communities.