Biochemistry Visiting Faculty Teaching Position

Employer
The George Washington University
Location
Washington D.C.
Salary
Appointment will be made at a rank and salary (minimum $70,000) commensurate with experience.

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The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Services invites applications for a visiting faculty position to be filled at a rank and salary (minimum $70,000) commensurate to the applicant’s experience.

Responsibilities: To teach undergraduate students introductory medical biochemistry and a laboratory course in protein biochemistry. To promote active learning, it is expected that appropriate modes of educational delivery will include lectures, demonstrations, class discussions, suitable projects, and examinations.

Minimum Qualifications: A PhD in Biochemistry or related field from an accredited institution and teaching experience in Biochemistry is required. Applicant must demonstrate classroom instructional excellence, good teaching practices, a strong teaching philosophy, and provide recent teaching evaluations.

How to Apply: To be considered, please complete an online faculty application at https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/93680 and upload a current CV, cover letter, and statement of teaching/research experience (2-page limit). Review of applications will begin on July 22, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled.  Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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To promote the process of lifelong learning from both global and integrative perspectives, the university provides a stimulating intellectual environment for its diverse students and faculty. By fostering excellence in teaching, GW offers outstanding learning experiences for full-time and part-time students in undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs in D.C., the nation, and abroad. The university acts as a catalyst for creativity in the arts, the sciences, and the professions by encouraging interaction among its students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the communities it serves.

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