The Department of Biology and Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Northeastern University (https://cos.northeastern.edu/biology/ and https://cos.northeastern.edu/chemistry/) College of Science, invites applications for a non-tenure track position of Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor. The Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor will be responsible for teaching up to five graduate courses per academic year. Teaching responsibilities are subject to modification based on both program's needs and at the Dean's discretion based upon the time commitment of the service requirement. In addition to teaching, this individual will be responsible for a service competent within his/her role, which will include helping to lead the progress and growth of the Professional Master's programs in Bioinformatics and Biotechnology in San Francisco/Silicon Valley campus locations, student advising and developing partnerships with industry employers. The successful applicant will have the knowledge to develop and teach Bioinformatics and Biotechnology courses at the Master's level, and will have the ability to contribute to and execute the program director's vision to scale the program beyond its current reach. The person in this position reports to the Chair of the departments and works closely with the Program Directors and Dean's Office in the College of Science in order to partner for efficiencies in marketing and operational direction.
Candidate must have Ph.D. in fields related to Biotechnology and/or Bioinformatics prior to the start of the appointment, prior teaching experience at the university level. Position requires excellent communication skills and the ability to work productively and successfully interact with students, faculty, and staff.
Requisition Number: FTFR001115
Internal Number: 54749
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs, our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.