Assistant Professor, Microbiology Education

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Assistant Professor, Microbiology Education

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The Department of Microbiology (www.bumc.bu.edu/microbiology), Boston University School of Medicine, is inviting applications for a full-time faculty member at the Assistant Professor level. We are seeking an accomplished and enthusiastic individual who will provide leadership in our educational mission at the School of Medicine; outstanding qualified candidates may be considered at an Associate Professor level. The Department of Microbiology is a vibrant and highly interactive faculty who value excellence and collaboration in their scholarship.

Responsibilities of the Educator Faculty Position will include leadership and collaboration with other educators, teaching, curriculum development and instructional design, and student advising in the integrated medical curriculum, as well directing and teaching in the Dental Microbiology and Immunology course. Graduate teaching opportunities are also available.

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY THROUGH THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY HR WEBSITE.

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, teaching and diversity statements, contact information to solicit at least 3 letters of recommendation to Ms. Kathleen Marinelli ([email protected]). Applications will be considered as they are received.

Required Skills

Minimum qualifications include PhD or equivalent degree in microbiology or a closely related field, with experience in teaching graduate and postgraduate curricula. The successful candidate will employ innovative teaching modalities for a diverse student population for excellence in teaching and development of educational scholarship.

Boston University School of Medicine is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to building and maintaining robust diversity within all components of its community, and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and under-represented minorities.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular

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