Overview The Department of Biomedical Sciences invites applications for a teaching faculty position beginning in July 2019. We are seeking applicants with expertise in Human Physiology & Aging. This is a full-time, 12-month faculty position. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in human aging and physiology. They will also be expected to teach both science and non-science courses in the University Curriculum.
About the college: The Biomedical Sciences department is part of the School of Health Sciences. The School of Health Sciences offers a comprehensive spectrum of health science programs designed to address the evolving health needs of a diverse society. Building upon a solid foundation in the basic sciences and liberal arts and using innovative teaching and hands-on experience, the School of Health Sciences seeks to integrate theory, research, and practice to best prepare health care practitioners and biomedical scientists who can demonstrate leadership in their disciplines and in the global community. The School of Health Sciences offers a student-centered learning environment with inter professional collaboration within and across the schools and colleges of the University.
Teach courses in human aging, physiology and exercise physiology
Academic advising to undergraduate students in the Biomedical Sciences programs
Mentoring students in undergraduate research
PhD in physiology or closely related area, with appropriate post-doctoral experience, preferred
Candidates with a master's degree may be considered based on teaching experience
Previous teaching experience at the college level
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Committed to excellence in teaching
Commitment to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community
Special Instructions to Applicants: Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position.
TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted electronically and include:
A Cover letter
Concise statements of teaching philosophy and research
Contact information for three references on the application form
Quinnipiac University is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational university located in Hamden, Connecticut, at the foot of Sleeping Giant State Park. The nationally prominent Quinnipiac University Polling Institute has its offices there.