Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor of Biology (Genetics)
The Department of Biology at Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts invites applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position with significant opportunity for career advancement. Primary responsibilities include course coordination with other faculty teaching multiple sections of our required Genetics & Molecular Biology course, along with design and implementation of assessment and research-based revisions to our existing Genetics & Molecular Biology course and labs, teaching Genetics & Molecular Biology and Advanced Genomics course lecture sections, and oversight of the Genetics & Molecular Biology laboratories, which are taught by Teaching Assistants.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in the biological sciences or another closely related discipline prior to the start of the appointment, with expertise in molecular genetics and genomics, experience teaching undergraduate lecture courses, and excellent communication, collaboration and leadership skills. Experience in course and/or laboratory curriculum development is preferred. Northeastern is committed to building a diverse faculty who are committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. Candidates must have experience in, or a demonstrated commitment to, working with diverse student populations and/or in a culturally diverse work and educational environment. Where appropriate, candidates are strongly encouraged to highlight prior experience working with members of underrepresented groups. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
The Department of Biology is strongly interdisciplinary, and administers programs in the College of Science at Northeastern University in Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, and Behavioral Neuroscience for more than 1,200 undergraduates. Northeastern University occupies a vibrant 67-acre campus in the heart of Boston, surrounded by other leading educational, health care, technological, and research institutions, as well as world-renowned venues for art and music (see www.northeastern.edu/biology). Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University and an E-Verify Employer. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Candidates should have demonstrated commitment to fostering diverse and inclusive environments as well as to promoting experiential learning, which are central to a Northeastern University education.
Requisition Number: FTFR001195
Internal Number: 58323
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs, our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.