Visiting Assistant Professor Chemistry & Biochemistry

Rochester, NY
Jan 05, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Visiting Assistant Professor Chemistry & Biochemistry Title Benefits Summary Tenure Track Non-Tenure Track Position Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The Chemistry and Biochemistry Department’s Clinical Laboratory Science Program invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2019 – 2020 academic year. The program seeks candidates committed to teaching excellence at a comprehensive institution that supports both liberal arts curricula and professional programs. Applicants who will contribute to the college’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive environment are encouraged to apply.

This position will support Clinical Lab Science program and provide support for PEq courses in Science.

Teaching responsibilities will include clinical microbiology lecture and laboratory, hematology lecture and laboratory, and other courses as needed.

The Nazareth College Clinical Laboratory Science Program opened in 2014, and recently received NAACLS accreditation. The program is located in Peckham Hall, a 74,000 square foot facility for integrated math and science that was recently ranked 20th for Best Science Lab Facilities by the Princeton Review. The program is part of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

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Nazareth College, an independent, comprehensive institution with 2000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students, prepares its graduates to serve local and global communities through a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs. Nazareth seeks to hire teacher-scholars with a demonstrated commitment to excellent teaching, student success, and civic engagement, and an understanding of the educational benefits of ethnic and racial diversity in the campus community. The college is located minutes from downtown Rochester, New York, a city note for its rich arts and cultural community and its international businesses and industry. Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged. EOE/AA

Required Education

Masters degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or a related scientific field.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Professional US certification in CLS at the MLS/MT level. 2 years of work experience in a clinical laboratory as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in Clinical Laboratory Science or a related scientific field or specialist certification in Microbiology or Hematology. Teaching experience in a NAACLS-accredited Clinical Laboratory Science program.

Special Requirements

Complete applications will include:
A cover letter inclusive of teaching philosophy and experience working with culturally diverse groups
A curriculum vitae
Graduate level transcripts
The names and contact information for three professional references.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 11/12/2018 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions for this Posting

Nazareth College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the College is appreciated.

Posting Specific Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Transcript
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. References
Optional Documents
  1. Other

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