CLINICAL LABORATORY SCIENCES
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY
West Virginia University (WVU) is seeking a full-time (12 month)
Assistant/Associate Professor, non-tenure, faculty member for the
Medical Laboratory Science Program, Division of Biomedical
Laboratory Diagnostics, within the Department of Pathology,
Anatomy, and Laboratory Medicine in the School of Medicine.
The Division consists of three NAACLS accredited programs; two
undergraduate, Clinical Laboratory Science and Histotechnology, and
one graduate, Pathologists’ Assistant. The School of Medicine is
part of a thriving academic medical center which also includes the
Schools of Dentistry, Nursing, Pharmacy and Public Health.
Together, the five Schools provide robust opportunities and
programs for interprofessional education, collaborative practice
The primary responsibility of this position is classroom and
laboratory teaching within the Medical Laboratory Science Program.
Other responsibilities include student advising and recruiting,
assisting with clinical coordination, and participation in the
service and research missions of the School of Medicine.
Qualified applicants must possess a graduate degree (doctorate
preferred) in MLS or a related discipline, have national
certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist (Clinical
Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist) and possess clinical
experience. Teaching experience is preferred.
Due to the nature of this position the successful candidate may be
required to verify that they are fully vaccinated for
West Virginia University is a land grant Carnegie-designated
Doctoral Research/Extensive institution, with approximately 32,500
students, including 27,000 undergraduate and 5,500
graduate/professional students. The WVU Health Sciences Center
includes the Schools of Pharmacy, Medicine, Dentistry, Public
Health and Nursing. Patient care facilities include a 575-bed
teaching hospital, a Level I trauma center, and a 70-bed
psychiatric hospital. Morgantown is within easy traveling distance
of Washington, DC, to the east, Pittsburgh, PA, to the north, and
Cleveland and Columbus, OH, to the northwest. Morgantown has 55,000
residents and is rated as one of the best small towns in the U.S.,
with affordable housing, excellent schools, a picturesque
countryside and many outdoor activities.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled. The appointment date is negotiable, but the
goal is to have the position filled no later than July 1, 2022.
Salary and academic rank will commensurate with qualifications and
Applications should apply at:
with a cover letter of interest, current CV, and contact
information, including e-mail addresses for three professional
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.