Adjunct - Open Rank

Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 22, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Other Education, Health & Medicine, Medicine, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biology & Life Sciences, Biotechnology & Bioengineering, Engineering
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Job Code/Title AJ - Adjunct Position Number J00001 Working Title Adjunct - Open Rank Department Biomedical Engineering Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate Campus Monroe Park Campus Position Type Adjunct - Teaching Hours/Week ~10 Normal work days varies Normal work hours varies Job Category Adjunct - Teaching Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? No Sensitive Position No Resource Critical Yes Description of the Job
The Department of Biomedical Engineering is recruiting for an adjunct faculty member (open rank) to teach a 3-credit Introduction to Biomedical Engineering course. This course provides first-year students with an introduction to engineering principles, with a focus on how they relate to biomedical applications

Job duties will include:
- Preparing and delivering lectures
- Preparing and assigning homework problems and exams related to the course
- Grading homework problems and exams and assigning final course grades
- Holding office hours and answering student questions and assisting them when needed Required Qualifications
- Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering or a closely related field
- Excellent written and oral communications skills
- The College of Engineering supports a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment. The candidate will demonstrate
experience that shows their commitment to fostering such an environment
-Teaching experience at the undergraduate college level Preferred Qualifications
A minimum of five years of relevant academic experience Job Open Date 09/22/2021 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information
Please upload your cover letter, CV, and teaching statement to your application. Quick Link Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a PhD in Biomedical Engineering or a related discipline?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How many years of teaching experience do you have and in what contexts?

    (Open Ended Question)

Optional & Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document

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