Instructor of Biomedical Sciences

Job Type:Faculty

Job Description:

Join the KCU College of Biosciences as an Instructor in our Biotechnology track in the Master of Science program.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Completely responsible for teaching a lab based course in a Biotechnology track in the Master of Science Program
  • Conduct laboratory exercises with students as well as teach lectures on biomedical science techniques
  • Teaching a lab based course, which includes teaching lectures as part of the responsibility.
  • Ordering supplies and preparation of materials


  • At least an M.S. in the Biological Sciences required
  • Knowledge and experience in a spectrum of biomedical science lab techniques will be required, including DNA extraction, PCR, gel electrophoresis, RNA extraction, RT-PCR, qRT-PCR (and use of iCyclers), cloning techniques, DNA sequence analysis, expression vector techniques, transfection, protein extraction, and western blot analysis.

Performance Expectations:

Integrity - Demonstrating respect, honesty and professionalism

Compassion - Caring for students, patients, and colleagues and all humanity

Excellence- Achieving quality in all that we do

Collaboration - Working with others to recognize diverse perspectives and achieve mutual goals

Intellectual Curiosity - Pursuing personal and professional growth

Innovation - Embracing new practices to improve outcomes

Heritage - Remain true to our Midwestern values and the guiding principles of osteopathic medicine

Equal Opportunity Employer

KCU is committed to promoting an equal employment opportunity workplace. Equal opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information (GINA), physical or mental disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, ancestry, military and/or veteran status, and/or any other status protected by applicable Federal, state or local law.

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