Assistant Professor, Cell Biology

first_imgThe Dorothy and George Hennings College of Science, Mathematicsand TechnologySchool of Natural SciencesCell Biology – to teach Cell Biology courses. The successfulcandidate is expected to develop and maintain a fully independentand dynamic research program alongside teaching courses pursuant totheir expertise. All candidates with research interests addressingfundamental questions relevant to cellular biology will beconsidered.Qualifications: Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree isrequired. Postdoctoral research experience; demonstratedundergraduate teaching excellence and mentoring experience; and theability to obtain external funding is preferred.This is a ten-month, full-time, tenure-track assignment at the rankof Assistant Professor, effective for the Fall 2021 semester.Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day,evening, weekend and online courses. Courses may be taught at theUnion campus, Kean Ocean, Kean Skylands or other locations.All tenure-track faculty are expected to demonstrate a commitmentto teaching excellence and an on-going program of research andpublication or creative and performance activity. Participation incurriculum development, student advisement and service at thedepartmental/school, college, university and community level isalso required. Interest or experience in using advancedinstructional technologies to improve the teaching/learning processis highly desirable. Proficiency in the Learning Management System,Blackboard and Online Learning Pedagogy is required, consistentwith University guidelines. Kean may offer free voluntaryBlackboard workshops to otherwise qualified applicants.Please submit cover letter, resume, statement of teachingphilosophy and contact information for three professionalreferences. Review of applications will begin immediately andcontinue until position is filled. Official transcripts for alldegrees are required before appointment. Salary is competitive andcommensurate with qualifications and experience. A comprehensivebenefits package is included.Additional InformationKean University complies with the New Jersey First Act (Senate Bill No. 1730, P.L. 2011,Chapter 70). Any individual newly hired by Kean University will berequired to abide by this law and establish a principal residencein New Jersey. New employees will have a full 365 days to establishsuch residence, from the effective date of hire.In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ifyou have a disability and would like to request an accommodation inorder to apply for a position, please refer to Section III.A. ofour Reasonable Accommodations Policy &Procedures .Diversity & Non-Discrimination StatementKean University is committed to establishing and maintaining adiverse campus community through inclusive excellence and equalopportunity. Kean’s commitment to access and equity is designed toprepare each graduate to not only thrive, but climb higher in adiverse world. As an affirmative action, equal opportunityinstitution we work to support a campus-wide agenda to foster acommunity that both values and promotes the diversity and equity ofall students, faculty, staff, administrators, and beyond.EEO/AA StatementKean University is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction/Veterans/Disability Employerlast_img read more