The Computational Biology Department within the School of Computer Science (SCS) at Carnegie Mellon University, is seeking to hire a full-time Assistant Teaching Professor starting in the 2020-2021 academic year. Primary initial responsibilities will consist of teaching course 02-261 (Quantitative Cell and Molecular Biology laboratory) in the Fall and Spring semesters and co-teaching course 02-760 (Laboratory Methods for Computational Biologists) in both semesters. Required qualifications include a Ph.D. in a Life Science or Computational field, and at least 5 years of experience with designing and carrying out laboratory experiments in cell and molecular biology. Desired qualifications include experience with statistical and/or computational analysis of experimental data and at least two years of teaching experience.
We particularly encourage applications from candidates who have a demonstrated track record in mentoring and nurturing female and under-represented minority students.
Applications will be accepted until March 1st but should be received by January 24th to receive full consideration.
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Internal Number: 72351
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