Lecturer (Open Rank), Anatomy & Physiology - Department of Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Location: Glassboro, New Jersey
Internal Number: 498352
College of Science & Mathematics
Department of Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Lecturer (open rank), Anatomy & Physiology
The Department of Biological & Biomedical Sciences is seeking to hire qualified individuals as full-time Lecturer; candidates with exceptional experience may be hired at the Senior or Master Lecturer level. These 10-month faculty positions are non-tenure track but offer renewable multi-year contracts. The positions require a teaching load of 24 credit hours per academic year with the opportunity to teach overload courses for additional compensation. Teaching assignments will be focused on a two-course sequence in Human Anatomy & Physiology, but may include other courses depending on departmental needs.
Successful candidates will be expected to perform course coordination in Human Anatomy & Physiology including re-envisioning course delivery mode, developing new lecture and laboratory exercises using modern pedagogical approaches, and oversight of graduate teaching fellows and adjunct instructors. Additional service may include department, college, and/or university-level committees, advising student clubs, and/or other student-focused activities.
A master's degree or higher in biological sciences, or closely related discipline, is required. A Ph.D., M.D., or D.O. is strongly preferred.
Deep knowledge of anatomy and physiology and expertise in best pedagogical practices
Prior teaching experience is expected
Ability to prepare and organize laboratory and demonstration materials
Strong ability to set priorities
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Ability to solve problems creatively in an evolving environment
Starting Date: September 1, 2023
The applications must be submitted through Rowan University’s job portal and should contain the following information:
statement of teaching philosophy that includes the candidate’s commitment to and experience with inclusive teaching and mentoring practices
unofficial graduate transcripts
names and contact information for three references
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Rowan University’s College of Science and Mathematics is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and especially encourages applications from women and individuals from underrepresented groups in higher education.
Review of applications will commence on March 27, 2023 and continue until suitable candidates have been identified.
NOTE: Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and the department will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
Questions should be directed to Dr. Stephen Bentivenga, Head, Department of Biological & Biomedical Sciences (email@example.com).
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