Posts tagged Career Options: Tenure Track Teaching

Job Opportunity: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Computational Biology, Fisk University, Nashville, TN

Angela Zito
August 15, 2017

Fisk University (www.fisk.edu) invites applications for an assistant professor in computational biology, tenure track, with demonstrated potential for excellence in student-centered undergraduate teaching and for developing a research program capable of attracting external funding and publishing peer-reviewed papers with undergraduate co-authors.

Fall 2017 CIRTL Offerings: Teaching as Research, Diversity in Teaching, much more!

Kate Stuart
August 9, 2017
Posted in Announcements

The CIRTL Network's fall courses, workshops, events, MOOC, and teaching institute have been scheduled! Our fall semester begins on Monday, October 2 (at which point all our member institutions will be in session), and it ends on Friday, December 15. 

CIRTL – a great resource for VU PhD students and postdocs interested in college teaching

Kim Petrie
August 3, 2017
Posted in Announcements

If you’re interested in a career in college teaching, we encourage you to check out resources available through the CIRTL Network. CIRTL stands for Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning and it’s a network of universities (created originally by an NSF grant) which aims to develop a national STEM faculty committed to implementing and advancing effective teaching practices for diverse student audiences. Vanderbilt is an institutional member so Vanderbilt students, faculty, and staff can access CIRTL resources free of charge.

STEM Teaching Journal Club, applying for teaching-focused faculty positions

Kate Stuart
March 1, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Vanderbilt STEM Teaching Journal Club will be meeting Thursday, March 16 from 4-5pm in MRBIV 11455. We will be joined by Dr. Kevin Dieter of Vanderbilt’s Department of Psychology to discuss applying for and interviewing for teaching-focused faculty positions. All graduate students, postdocs, and anyone interested in teaching are welcome - no experience necessary, just an interest to learn! Please contact tyler.perfitt@vanderbilt.edu with questions.

Job Opportunity: Visiting Assistant Professor, Chemistry, Hillsdale College, MI

Kate Stuart
February 14, 2017

The Chemistry Department at Hillsdale College invites applications for a 3-year full-time visiting assistant professor position.  Teaching responsibilities include the general chemistry course sequence along with associated laboratory sections, with the possibility to be involved in other courses depending on the candidate’s interests.  The opportunity exists to mentor undergraduate thesis research projects, but this is not required.  The position starts August 2017 and requires passionate commitment to teaching at the undergraduate level.  Hillsdale is a thriving, collegial, ACS-approved department with outstanding students and facilities.  Each year we graduate 15-25 majors in chemistry and biochemistry.

Job Opportunity: Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Kate Stuart
February 9, 2017

Case Western Reserve University, Department of Biochemistry is seeking a highly qualified candidate to fill a full-time faculty position at a rank commensurate with experience and expertise.  This is a non-tenure-track position, and the majority of time will be spent on teaching and duties to support the education mission of the Department

Vanderbilt STEM Teaching Journal Club, speaker CIRTL's Jean Alley on Feb 9

Kate Stuart
January 27, 2017
Posted in Announcements

Vanderbilt STEM Teaching Journal Club will be meeting Thursday, Feb. 9 from 4-5pm in MRBIV 11455. We will be joined by Jean Alley of Vanderbilt CIRTL to discuss active learning strategies that promote diversity and inclusion. All graduate students, postdocs, and anyone interested in teaching are welcome - no experience necessary, just an interest to learn! Please contact tyler.perfitt@vanderbilt.edu with questions.

Writing a Teaching Philosophy Webinar via CIRTL

Kate Stuart
November 2, 2016
Posted in Announcements

https://sites.google.com/a/wisc.edu/cirtl/workshops/writing-a-teaching-philosophy-statement-section-ii

Join our Writing a Teaching Philosophy Statement workshop this fall and learn how to develop your own teaching philosophy in a way that can strengthen your instructional approaches. Due to high demand, we're offering a second section of this two-part workshop in December; sessions will take place on Thursday, December 1 and 15 at 3:30-5:00PM ET/2:30-4:00PM CT/1:30-2:00PM MT/12:30-1:00PM PT. Registration for this workshop will open Monday, November 7.

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