Lecturer (Doctoral Schedule) - Biochemistry (Chemistry)

CUNY Hunter College
New York City, New York (US)
Commensurate with experience
Dec 04, 2017
Jan 03, 2018
Organization Type
University and College

Lecturer (Doctoral Schedule) - Biochemistry (Chemistry)
Job ID: 17656
Location: Hunter College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

The Department of Chemistry at Hunter College of the City University of New York (CUNY) invites applications for a Lecturer position in Biochemistry. Candidates will be expected to be able to teach: Biochemistry I and II, Biophysics, Biochemistry laboratory, Biophysics laboratory, and associated recitations for these classes. Typical teaching loads will be one large and two small sections a semester. Lecturers in the Department of Chemistry are valued and integral members of a vibrant community of faculty. The department typically ranks in the top 10 in the nation in terms of graduating majors, the majority of which are in biochemistry. The biochemistry lecturer will be expected to bring innovative pedagogy and incorporate appropriate technologies to his/her teaching, participate in assessment and advising activities, and work with a team of chemistry educators and faculty on outreach activities.

Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Chemistry or related fields. A demonstrated interest in chemical pedagogy at the college level.
Ability to work with and instruct a culturally diverse student population.
Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in biochemistry or a related field, and 1-2 years of teaching experience. We are particularly interested in candidates with experience teaching large classes (150+ students).

CUNY offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to its faculty, covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development. Salary range: Commensurate with experience.

Applications must be submitted online by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website ( http://www.cuny.edu/employment.html or www2.cuny.edu/employment ) and following the CUNYfirst Job System Instructions. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should follow the instructions to set up an account. To search for this vacancy, click on Search Job Postings, under Employment Opportunities, select More Options To Search For CUNY Jobs and enter the Job Opening ID then click Search. The required material, as stated on the CUNYfirst vacancy notice, for the application package must be uploaded as ONE file in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

The search will remain open until the position is filled.

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