Lecturer position in Biology
Indiana University Department of Biology
The Department of Biology in the College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track Lecturer position to teach a Research Course as part of its innovative Arts + Sciences Undergraduate Research Experience program (ASURE, https://college.indiana.edu/academics/opportunities/asure/index.html). Position begins August 1, 2023. The initial appointment is three years. This is intended to be a long-term position and there is a promotion track, through the rank of Senior Lecturer, followed by Teaching Professor. ASURE merges the teaching and research missions of the university by engaging first-year undergraduates in research. Although a candidate with research expertise in Ecology is preferred, candidates with other research backgrounds will also be considered. Additional responsibilities will include teaching either introductory or upper-level undergraduate courses that serve students in the Biology, Microbiology, and Biotechnology programs.
A Ph.D. in Biological Sciences is required. Postdoctoral training or teaching experience is strongly preferred, but not required. Candidates should have strong communication and organizational skills, and documented evidence of classroom and/or laboratory teaching ability. Evidence of experience in research-based pedagogy is a plus. Salary is commensurate with experience and full benefits are included.
To apply, please submit (1) a cover letter describing your experience, educational background, and reasons for interest in the position; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) evidence of teaching ability; (4) a statement of teaching philosophy, (5) a diversity statement (1-2 pages with information and specific examples of past, present and future contributions to promoting equity, inclusion and diversity in your professional career), and (6) the names and contact information for three letters of references. Application materials may be submitted via (https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/14275). Questions about the position should be addressed to Rich Hardy (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin November 1, 2022. The search will remain open until the position is filled.
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