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Lecturer (Doctoral Schedule) - Biochemistry

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The Department of Chemistry at Hunter College of the City University of New York (CUNY) invites applications for a Lecturer position in Biochemistry. Candidates will be expected to be able to teach: Biochemistry I and II, Biophysics, Biochemistry laboratory, Biophysics laboratory, and associated recitations for these classes. Typical teaching loads will be one large and two small sections a semester. Lecturers in the Department of Chemistry are valued and integral members of a vibrant community of faculty. The department typically ranks in the top 10 in the nation in terms of graduating majors, the majority of which are in biochemistry. The biochemistry lecturer will be expected to bring innovative pedagogy and incorporate appropriate technologies to his/her teaching, participate in assessment and advising activities, and work with a team of chemistry educators and faculty on outreach activities.

Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Chemistry or related fields. A demonstrated interest in chemical pedagogy at the college level. Ability to work with and instruct a culturally diverse student population. Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in biochemistry or a related field, and 1-2 years of teaching experience. We are particularly interested in candidates with experience teaching large classes (150+ students).


CUNY offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to its faculty, covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development. Salary range: Commensurate with experience.

Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the application instructions. Please have your curriculum vitae/ resume and statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of innovation in teaching, statement of interests with names and contact information of 3 references available to attach into the application before you begin. Please note that the required material must be uploaded as ONE document. The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters. Incomplete application packages will not be considered.

Open until filled with review of applications to begin February 1, 2018.

CUNY Job Posting: Faculty

Job Title: Lecturer (Doctoral Schedule) - Biochemistry (Chemistry)
Job ID: 17656
Location: Hunter College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.





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Posted: 2/3/2018
Application Due: 3/3/2018
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