Faculty Part-time - Clinical Genetics - Biomedical and Nutritional Sciences

Location
Lowell MA
Posted
Oct 11, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

General Summary of Position:

This course covers topics related to the genetic and epigenetic basis of common and rare diseases. The candidate will teach undergraduate students in the clinical laboratory sciences and public health majors. Experience in teaching human genetics at the university level, or a background in genetic counseling, constitutes a major strength in applicants for this position. Clinical experience in a molecular diagnostics laboratory is preferred.

The course description for Medical and Clinical Genetics can be found at: https://www.uml.edu/catalog/courses/HSCI/4350

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to promoting an inclusive environment and to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal.  We encourage individuals from underrepresented populations to apply and would be pleased to have applicants identify strengths in these areas.

 Minimum Qualifications (Required):

  • PhD or master’s degree in genetics, molecular diagnostics or closely related field
  • The ability to work effectively with diverse groups

Additional Considerations:

  • Teaching at the college or university level is highly desirable

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This posting will be ongoing in order to help us develop a pool of applicants to fill openings as they arise.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.  

Please submit a Curriculum vitae and cover letter.