Applicants should submit a letterofapplication,curriculumvitae,a statement of teachingphilosophyandexperience, evidence of teachingexcellence, and arrange for three(3)lettersofreference to be submitted via the online application at https://apps-prod.mcdb.lsa.umich.edu/search18/. We will begin reviewing applications on March 30, 2018.
The Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental BiologyintheCollege ofLiterature,Science, and theArtsatthe UniversityofMichiganseeks applicants witha Ph.D.fora fulltimeLecturerIII position.
Thisis anon-tenuretrackposition,with a UniversityYear appointmentperiod(i.e., runs September1 through May31 each year).
We anticipatethisposition willbe fulltimeandweanticipateitwill begin September 1st, 2018.Atypicalfull-time (100%effort)loadforaLecturerIIIin the College ofLiterature, Science,andtheArtsisthree(3)courses persemester,or theequivalentinadministrativeand/or service duties.
Duties andresponsibilitiesforthisLecturerIIIposition areexpected toinclude teaching and coordinating discussion and laboratory sections for courses in genetics, training of graduate student instructors, service on departmental committees and participation in outreach activities supporting K-12 programs.
Qualifiedcandidates will have a Ph.D. ina life science discipline, evidence of excellence in lecture and laboratory teaching, and haveextensivebackgroundingenetics and genomics. Excellenceinteachingand instructionalservice willbetheprincipalcriteriaused toselect thesuccessfulcandidate.
Preferably expertise working with Drosophila and Caenorhabditis species.
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
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Creating a work environment in which people treat each other with respect and dignity, regardless of roles, responsibilities or differences.
Providing support, direction and resources enabling us to accomplish the responsibilities of our jobs and to reach the goals that are set for professional and personal growth.
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