Boston University’s College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College invites applications for a full-time, renewable, non-tenure track faculty position at the Clinical Assistant Professor level in the Human Physiology Program within the Department of Health Sciences. This is a 9-month appointment with the possibility of summer instruction. The position will start in September, 2019. We are looking for a colleague who will serve as Program Director for the Undergraduate Program in Human Physiology. This position will be a strategic hire that will allow us to build upon the College’s tradition of excellence in the health sciences and its commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Clinical faculty at Boston University are expected to teach undergraduate & graduate students and participate in advising, service and scholarly activities. This faculty member will be responsible for teaching Gross Human Anatomy and Human Physiology courses, and will be responsible for directing the Undergraduate Program in Human Physiology. A successful candidate will have demonstrated excellence in classroom instruction at the college/university level, expertise in STEM pedagogy, and experience with curriculum development.
Strong leadership, communication, mentoring, and advising skills
A doctoral degree (PhD or equivalent) in Human Physiology or a closely related field
A minimum of 5 years teaching experience at the college/university level is required
Demonstrated competence in teaching cadaver-based gross human anatomy is required
An established record of productivity in research and scholarship
Prior experience with academic advising, specifically pre-medical advising, is highly desired
The Department of Health Sciences is part of a vibrant Boston University academic and research community that includes 17 schools and colleges across the Charles River and Medical campuses, including the Boston University School of Medicine as well as many other highly regarded medical and educational institutions in the Boston area that allow for collaborative and interdisciplinary activities. We invite you to join our interdisciplinary faculty team and become involved with our network of collaborations within Boston University and the greater Boston community.
Boston University is an AAU institution with a rich tradition dedicated to diversity, inclusion and social justice. The College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College is dedicated to increasing the participation of all talented students and scholars. We are committed to cultivating an environment that fosters the pursuit of excellence in research and education by underrepresented groups at BU and beyond.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please send applications (letter of intent including statement of teaching and clinical experience, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation from individuals qualified to speak on your behalf regarding your qualifications) to:
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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About Boston University
Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College is an institution of higher education which fosters critical and innovative thinking to best serve the health care needs of society through academics, research, and clinical practice. As reported by U.S. News and World Report, its graduate programs in Speech-Language Pathology and Physical Therapy rank in the top 6% of programs while Occupational Therapy is #1 in the nation. The College has more than 25 on-campus research facilities and clinical centers and offers degree programs in occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech, language and hearing sciences, health science, athletic training, human physiology, behavior and health, and nutrition. For more information, visit bu.edu/sargent.
Founded in 1839, Boston University is an internationally recognized institution of higher education and research. With more than 33,000 students, it is the fourth-largest independent university in the United States. BU consists of 17 schools and colleges, along with a number of multi-disciplinary centers and institutes integral to the University’s research and teaching mission. In 2012, BU joined the Associatio...n of American Universities (AAU), a consortium of 62 leading research universities in the United States and Canada.