Lecturer-Department of Comparative Biosciences (F1800030)

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Full-time, 100% (9 month basis) Lecturer

The Department of Comparative Biosciences invites applications for a 9-month, full-time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Lecturer. Candidates must possess a DVM or an equivalent doctoral degree, and have experience in course coordination, teaching medical skills, and teaching pathobiology in a veterinary professional curriculum.

We are seeking a creative, highly motivated individual to coordinate the first year courses in the veterinary medical curriculum, teach veterinary medical and safety skills, and teach pathobiology. The DVM curriculum at Illinois is based on an integrated body systems format, with a heavy reliance on experiential and team-based learning. The successful applicant will participate in developing teaching materials, preparing and delivering lectures in a formal classroom and laboratory settings, and conducting examinations. The candidate will also develop and/or evaluate new educational procedures.

Minimum qualifications include a DVM, or an equivalent doctoral degree, and experience teaching in a veterinary professional curriculum. In addition, the successful candidate must have excellent communication and organizational skills. The appointment will begin on or about August 16, 2018.

Qualified applicants should apply online at http://go.illinois.edu/CB_Lecturer. Applications should include a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by May 1, 2018. Applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date, and applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

Questions may be directed to Dr. CheMyong Ko, search committee chair, [email protected].

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu

College Name or Administrative Unit: College of Veterinary Medicine
Category: Faculty and Other Academic
Title: Lecturer-Department of Comparative Biosciences (F1800030)
Open Date: 04/11/2018
Organization Name: Comparative Biosciences





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Posted: 4/13/2018
Application Due: 5/9/2018
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