The Department of Biological Sciences is seeking to recruit multiple full-time (9-month appointment) Senior Lecturers.
We are seeking versatile instructors capable of teaching some combination of the following courses:
Mammalian Physiology with Laboratory (BIOL 3357); Exercise Physiology (BIOL 3370); Human Anatomy & Physiology (BIOL 3455); Introductory Biology Laboratory (BIOL 2281); Biochemistry Laboratory (BIOL 3380); and Cell and Molecular Biology Laboratory (BIOL 4380).
We anticipate there will be opportunities for the successful candidates to contribute to other classes in the future according to the interests and expertise of the appointee, and the needs of the department. Laboratory courses and the Anatomy & Physiology courses are taught in multiple sections by large groups of Senior Lecturers and Teaching Assistants, so excellent team-working and communication skills are essential.
An earned graduate degree appropriate for the academic discipline plus a record of productivity and professional achievement.
Preferred Education and Experience:
PhD (or ABD) in a relevant discipline in the biological sciences with hands-on experience of experimental research and recent experience as an instructor and/or teaching assistant in college-level laboratory and/or lecture classes.
1) The University of Texas at Dallas is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (M/F/D/V).
2) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.
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