biology lecturer


Biology lecturers are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, biology. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants in the preparation of lectures and of exams, leading laboratory practices, grading papers and exams and leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their field of biology, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.

Alternative label

  • biological sciences lector

  • biology teacher

  • instructor in biology

  • biological science lector

  • university lecturer in biology

  • biological sciences lecturer

  • university biology lecturer

  • professor of biological sciences

  • biology instructor

  • university lecturer in biological science

  • biology professor

  • biology lector

  • professor of biology

  • higher education biology teacher

  • lecturer in biological sciences

  • biology docent

  • lecturer in biology

  • biological science lecturer

  • university biological sciences lecturer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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