Teaching Assistant/Associate/Professor - Physiology and Pharmacology



Assistant/Associate/Professor
Teaching Scientist Faculty Position
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology


The Department of Physiology and Pharmacology at West Virginia University invites applicants for a faculty position of Teaching Assistant/Associate/Professor, Scientist Educator Track. This full time, non-tenure track position will have a major commitment to teaching human physiology to medical, dental and other professional and undergraduate students in the health sciences. In addition, the candidate will contribute to course and programmatic administration, educational innovation, and scholarship in the department. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Qualifications :

Minimum Qualifications: For all ranks, Ph.D. in physiology or equivalent degree in a related field; minimum of two (2) years of successful post-secondary teaching. Candidates should have demonstrated excellence in teaching students in a didactic classroom setting, the ability to coordinate activity of a faculty group, and the promise of growth as a health sciences educator.

Preferred Qualifications : Experience with a variety of teaching methods, the design and development of teaching materials (software, textbooks, online resources, etc.); experience developing and delivering online courses; a record of scholarly activity related to physiology or biomedical education. A background in teaching gastrointestinal physiology is preferred.

Interested individuals must apply via: https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=16908 with a cover letter, complete curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for three references. Candidates selected for on-campus interviews will be required to deliver a sample teaching lesson on a predetermined topic.

West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs