Open Rank Teaching Professor - Biotechnology and Biology
About the Opportunity
The College of Professional Studies invites applications from
qualified candidates for a twelve-month, full-time, non-tenure
track, open rank, renewable faculty position to develop and teach
biotechnology and biology courses at the bachelor's level. This
position is located at the Northeastern University Boston
This full-time faculty member will teach core biotechnology
courses, such as Introduction to Biotechnology, the Capstone
course, and Pharmaceutical Processing, to undergraduate students in
Boston. The successful candidate will prepare lectures, assignments
and student engagement in in-person and online courses, provide
timely coaching and feedback on assignments, and consistently
connect with students.
In addition, this faculty member will act as a liaison between the
biotechnology program and Massachusetts-based partner
organizations, advise students, create new course work and
customize courses as needed, update the existing curriculum, as
needed. This unique position seeks to integrate professional
practice into the classroom, specifically with respect to the
Massachusetts bioscience ecosystem.
- Ph.D. in biotechnology, biochemistry, cellular biology, or a
related field by the appointment start date.
- One or more years of experience teaching at the bachelor's
- Commitment to teaching excellence at the university
- Commitment to fostering diverse and inclusive environments and
promoting experiential learning.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Ability to work productively and successfully interact with
students, faculty, staff, and industry partners.
Northeastern University is committed to building a diverse and
inclusive community. As such, please reflect on your commitment and
leadership in this area by writing a statement providing specific
examples from your own experience. These examples can be from your
work, community or personally transformational. This statement
should not exceed one page.
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work
experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit
eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid
time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as
well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/
for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking
to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and
staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its
forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect
that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability
status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and
support of diversity and inclusion, please see
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