Full Time Faculty - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, healthcare, and service is seeking applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor, full-time, 12-month, non-tenure track appointment in the Edward and Margaret Doisy College of Health Sciences Department of Clinical (Biomedical) Laboratory Science. Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include teaching, involvement in scholarly activities, serving as Director of Laboratory Services (coordinating external lab testing services) and participation in service to the university and community. Primary teaching responsibilities include courses in medical chemistry, analytical chemistry laboratory, oversight of clinical chemistry internship courses, urinalysis, and additional teaching duties as assigned. Other duties may include student mentoring, participation in student recruitment and retention, marketing of the program, and program review. All faculty are expected to be engaged in student learning, the development of the whole person, and preparation of the students as competent professionals and effective leaders. To this end, the applicant is expected to serve as a role-model for leadership and maintain active involvement in professional organizations.

QUALIFICATIONS: All candidates must possess a doctorate or master degree; a clinical laboratory-based undergraduate degree or certificate; national certification as a laboratory professional; two years of experience in a clinical laboratory setting; and two years of experience in the classroom. Each of the following qualifications will strengthen the candidate's application to include: specialty certification in clinical chemistry; at least five years of clinical laboratory science work experience; five years of teaching experience in a clinical laboratory science program; a working knowledge of accreditation and certification processes; and demonstrated scholarship. The position requires excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills that complement organizational and problem-solving skills. The preferred area of expertise is medical chemistry, however, qualified applicants with expertise in other clinical laboratory science disciplines that complement existing faculty strengths and meet program needs will also be considered. All applicants must document eligibility to work in the United States.

Founded in 1818 as St. Louis Academy and chartered as Saint Louis University in 1832, the university is now an institution with over 12,000 students and is rated as a Carnegie Research Extensive institution. It is located on a beautiful campus in the midtown area of the city of St. Louis, Missouri. The Clinical Laboratory Science program has been continuously accredited since its inception in 1929. The department offers a Bachelor of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science, a Bachelor of Science in Investigative and Medical Sciences, a Bachelor of Science in Cytotechnology, and post baccalaureate certificate programs in Clinical Laboratory Science and Cytotechnology. The department is one of eight units within the Doisy College of Health Sciences. Information about the university, college, and department can be found at www.slu.edu.

All applications must be made online at https://jobs.slu.edu. Application materials to be submitted include: a cover letter of interest describing the attributes you will bring to the position; a current curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy; a sample of a unit of instruction; research interests; and, the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of qualified applications will occur as received and continue until the position is filled.

Uthay Ezekiel, Ph.D. MB(ASCP)CM
Chair, Faculty Search Committee
Saint Louis University
Doisy College of Health Sciences
Department of Clinical Laboratory Science
3437 Caroline Street
St. Louis, MO 63104-1111
(314) 977-8689

Saint Louis University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and encourages nominations and applications of women and minorities.

Recruiting Range

Commensurate with Experience  

Keyword Phrases

  • Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Full Time Faculty
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Pharmacy / Pharmacology & Toxicology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter