Assistant Professor of Instruction - Biochemistry

University of Texas

Dallas, TX

ID: 7103719
Posted: June 22, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Summary
The Department of Biological Sciences is seeking to recruit a full-time (9-month appointment) instructional faculty at the rank of Assistant Professor of Instruction to teach Biochemistry I and Introductory Microbiology Lecture and Lab.

We anticipate there will be opportunities for the successful candidates to contribute to other classes in the future according to the interests and expertise of the appointee and the needs of the department. Courses are taught in multiple sections by large groups of instructional faculty and teaching assistants, so excellent team-working and communication skills are essential.

Applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations (if available), research statement, writing sample, and the full contact information of at least three academic or professional references.

The University of Texas at Dallas is committed to providing an educational, living, and working environment that is welcoming, respectful, and inclusive of all members of the university community. The University prohibits unlawful discrimination against a person because of their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status.

Minimum Education and Experience
Preferred Education and Experience
A PhD in Biological Sciences is preferred.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence.
Prepare and teach undergraduate and/or graduate classes.
Contribute assessment information and data as requested.
Mentor and/or advise undergraduate and/or graduate students.