Adjuncts – Biochemistry Labs

Arlington, VA
Jul 05, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Category Adjunct

Posting Number M00627

Department Biology and Physical Sciences

Reports To Chair, Biology & Physical Sciences

Point of Contact Hazel Sirett, Hazel Sirett


Marymount University seeks qualified individuals to teach general biochemistry lab, Time TBD . This is the laboratory section designed to strengthen and support the concepts taught in general biochemistry, including the structures and functions of biomolecules and an introduction to bioenergetics and kinetics as applied to those systems. In addition, modern biochemical experimental methods of studying chemical and physical properties of biological molecules will be included. Topics covered will include protein isolation and purification, enzyme kinetics, computational chemistry of biomolecules, and characterization and isolation of nucleic acids. Independent laboratory skills, literature analysis, and proper reporting and interpretation of data will be emphasized.

Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree with 18 graduate credits in area of teaching.

Preferred Qualifications

Special Notes to Applicants

Please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, a current CV, and a list of three references. You may also attach a copy of your unofficial graduate transcripts.

Application materials must be received by 07/31/2017

Open Until Filled No

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. A diverse and welcoming learning community, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources of the nation's capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

Job Duties

Percent of total time 100%

Responsibility / Duty


Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you hold a Master's degree with at least 18 graduate credits in this area of teaching for which you are making an application?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts


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