Assistant Professor of Instruction in Biological Sciences - Northwestern University in Evanston Illinois

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Northwestern University

Evanston, Illinois 60208

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Northwestern University seeks candidates for a Teaching-Track faculty appointment, as an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences’ Program in Biological Sciences. Initial appointment would be for two academic years, with potential for reappointment thereafter. The broad area of expertise desired is Physiology. Responsibilities include teaching six quarter-length undergraduate courses each academic year, and (after the first year) advising undergraduate students. Examples of classes that might be taught include: upper level Endocrinology, Microbiology, Immunology, Histology, Animal Physiology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology; first-year biological writing classes; large non-majors biology classes. This is a benefits-eligible, full-time appointment starting September 1, 2015. Requirements: Ph.D. in a relevant field, and clear evidence of teaching skill. Northwestern University is an Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

Please include the following documents: cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation focusing on teaching skills and interactions with students.

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Deadline for applications is February 27, 2015.

Keyword Phrases

  • physiology
  • endocrinology
  • microbiology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 2/27/2015