Posts tagged Career Options: Academia

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Fisk University, Nashville TN

Rachel Howell
September 5, 2014

Assistant Professor of Chemistry: Fisk University seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Chemistry to begin as early as January 2015. The successful candidate is expected to have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research at both the undergraduate and graduate (M.A.) levels, and will have had post-doctoral research experience.

Job Posting: Assistant Professor, Organic Chemistry, Central College

Kate Stuart
August 25, 2014

The Department of Chemistry at North Central College invites applications for a new tenure-track position in Organic Chemistry at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning September 1, 2015. A Ph.D. in chemistry is required; postdoctoral experience is preferred. Candidates are expected to teach a range of courses from general education to senior level and to develop an active undergraduate research program. Applicants should exhibit strong potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and mentoring.

Teaching in Different Institutional Settings

Rachel Howell
June 27, 2014

The experience of teaching in different institutional settings is explored by Rick Reis in his Tomorrow’s Professor post on Three Faculty Communities: Academic Labor Across Institutional Types. On the path to a career in teaching, it’s not uncommon for PhDs to spend time as an adjunct faculty member to gain teaching experience or work while they wait for the next academic hiring cycle to start.

Director, Postdoctoral Affairs, Indiana University School of Medicine

Kate Stuart
May 21, 2014

The Graduate Division of the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM, located on the Indiana University-Purdue University campus in Indianapolis) seeks candidates for the position of Director, Postdoctoral Affairs Office with responsibilities for the postdoctoral research programs of the School. The Director will hold an Academic Specialist rank.

Job Posting: Faculty Positions, Cancer Immunology, Mass General and Harvard Medical School

Kate Stuart
May 14, 2014

The Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Cancer Research (CCR) is seeking innovative scientists to join the faculty at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School. Applicants should have a doctoral-level degree, a demonstrated track record of achievement in laboratory research and the potential to develop an outstanding independent research program focused on basic immunology, cancer immunology or immunotherapeutics.

Job Posting: Assistant and Associate Professor Openings, Health Policy, Vanderbilt School of Medicine

Kate Stuart
May 14, 2014

The Department of Health Policy at Vanderbilt's School of Medicine is searching for Assistant and Associate (with and without tenure) Professor positions.  The Department of Health Policy was established in 2013 and includes faculty formerly in the Department of Preventive Medicine. Faculty in the department have a variety of interests including health care financing, health insurance coverage, aging and long-term care, provider payment, health services research, pharmacoepidemiology, cancer epidemiology, and infectious diseases.  

Job Posting: Director, Women in Medicine, Association of American Medical Colleges

Kate Stuart
April 30, 2014

Director - Women in Medicine and Science Location: N Street - Washington D.C. Job Code: 422 # of Openings: 1 Job Family: Program Management   Description The Association of American Medical Colleges is seeking a Director – Women in Medicine and Science  Responsibilities: ·         Support the Group on Women in Medicine and Science (GWIMS) as Group Program Leader

Job Opportunity: Professor, Biology, Whittier College

Kate Stuart
April 21, 2014

The Biology Department at Whittier College is accepting applications for two Visiting Professor appointments in Biology starting September 2014. Candidates must have broad training in biology, and will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate teaching excellence. Whittier College is a residential four-year liberal arts institution that prepares students from diverse backgrounds to excel in a complex global society. Inspired by a Quaker heritage, the Whittier education equips students to be active citizens and effective communicators who embrace diversity and act with integrity.

Job Posting: Tenure-Track Position in Energy Metabolism

Kate Stuart
March 20, 2014

The Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking an outstanding clinician-scientist with an MD degree to direct a vigorous, innovative patient-oriented research program focused on obesity, diabetes, and energy metabolism. The applicant is expected to initiate clinical and translational protocols to elucidate the genetic, physiologic, and/or environmental factors affecting metabolism and/or energy homeostasis.