Assistant Professor (Teaching) in Biotechnology

University of Calgary

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The Division of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology ( within the Cumming College of Medication (, invitations functions from certified candidates for a Restricted Time period place on the Assistant Professor (Instructing) degree.

The profitable candidate will probably be an integral member of the educating crew of the Masters of Biomedical Know-how (MBT) program. The candidate will dedicate 80% of their time to educating with the remaining time dedicated to service and/or scholarly actions associated to training. There is no such thing as a protected analysis time or formal analysis expectation. Duties embrace lectures, lab-instruction, small group instruction, examination setup and different duties as assigned. The candidate may also contribute to administration and management of the Masters of Biomedical Know-how curriculum, analysis of programs, and to curriculum improvement. The chosen candidate may also be liable for organizing outreach and networking occasions involving college students, native biotech corporations, and authorities businesses. Moreover, they are going to be tasked with composing inside studies on a biennial foundation.

{Qualifications} embrace an MSc, with the requirement to acquire a PhD (or equal diploma) inside 5 years of commencing the place. The candidate should have greater than 10 years’ expertise in educating biotechnology, skilled improvement and data translation to graduate college students as evidenced by a document of top quality lecture, small group and lab-based instruction. Choice standards embrace educational {qualifications}, educating expertise, proof of educating high quality, proof of scholarly engagement with graduate training and academic management expertise. The best candidate could have coaching in biotechnology training or a closely-related discipline on the MSc or PhD degree.

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people are inspired to submit an software on-line through College of Calgary Careers webpage utilizing the ‘Apply Now’ hyperlink.

Please bear in mind that the applying course of permits for a most of 4 attachments. Your 4 software attachments needs to be organized to comprise the next (you’re inspired to merge paperwork to cut back the variety of attachments):

• Cowl letter
• Curriculum vitae
• Assertion of academic philosophy (to not exceed two (2) pages)
• Instructing file
• The names and make contact with info for 3 (3) referees

View full posting and apply:

For extra info please contact:

Dr. Sarah Childs,
Professor and Head
Division of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
c/o Leslie McGill ([email protected])

The deadline for functions is: December 18, 2023

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