Position Title: Assistant Professor in Biotechnology
Posting Number: F1900185
The Department of Biotechnical and Clinical Laboratory Sciences is seeking outstanding applicants for a full-time (12-month) faculty position in the Biotechnology Program in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (Jacobs School) at the University at Buffalo (UB). The Biotechnology Program at UB is expanding opportunities for students to develop hands-on laboratory skills and gain practical experience in on-campus, local, and national internships and research placements that will lead to employment or advanced training in the STEM and healthcare fields. Applicants should have a doctorate in biotechnology or a closely related discipline, a record of excellence in research, and a commitment to teaching and working with a diverse population of undergraduate and graduate students. The successful candidate is expected to develop and maintain a productive, research program involving undergraduate and graduate students. Your responsibilities will include:
teaching undergraduate/graduate courses and laboratories in the Biotechnology curriculum
participation in program and curriculum development
involvement in scholarly and service activities consistent with the mission and philosophy of the Department
The primary teaching responsibility for the position is Techniques in Cell and Tissue Culture and other relevant courses within the candidate's expertise. Our brand-new research laboratory space will provide an exciting opportunity for a candidate in the area of biotechnology, biology, immunology, or neuroscience with an interest in research and industry collaboration. This is a full-time tenure track position for a candidate with an active program of funded research, however, a non-tenure track faculty position is possible. A full-time non-tenure track faculty position requires teaching additional courses as needed by the program.
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Qualified applicants must have a Ph.D. in Biotechnology or related disciplines
Tenure track applicants should have a record of excellence in research
A commitment to teaching, advising, mentoring, and supervising undergraduate and graduate research with a diverse population of students
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Priority will be given to tenure track applicants that demonstrate a history of extramurally-funded research as well as to those with experience and advanced knowledge and skills in using various educational technologies including cell culture techniques for course teaching.
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