Job Description

Position Announcement - Adjunct Instructor

Red Rocks Community College is seeking a part time Microbiology instructor!  

Connect daily and make a difference in the lives of thousands of students working to earn an Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or a Master’s degree at Red Rocks Community College (RRCC). RRCC has two campuses: our main campus in Lakewood, Colorado and our newly expanded campus in Arvada, Colorado. Red Rocks is Colorado’s premier community college and the fourth largest in the state, serving over 15,000 students each year.  

This position is located on the 140-acre, beautifully landscaped, Lakewood main campus, high in the foothills, with views looking along the Front Range to Boulder and beyond. Just minutes from downtown Denver, with dedicated RTD light-rail and bus stops, commuting is quick and easy. At Lakewood, RRCC offers employee access to an on-campus coffee shop and cafeteria, an on-campus children’s center, health clinic, and a brand new 38,000 square foot recreation center, complete with climbing wall, a large gym with basketball courts, state of the art fitness equipment, and full locker rooms to make your transition back to work easy and efficient. RRCC also offers tuition assistance for full-time employees and most dependents, for classes within the 13-college, state-wide Colorado Community College System.

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Microbiology OR Master's degree plus 18 graduate credit hours in Microbiology (or related field)  

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s or PhD in Microbiology, community college teaching experience, experience teaching with technology

Closing Date: 11/19/18 or until filled 

Payment is based on credit hours for a science lab class which starts at $1216.23/credit hour.  

For questions about the position, please contact Lynne Albert at

For questions about adjunct employment in general, please contact or 303.914.6300.

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