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FOCUS co-leaders needed

Jul. 11, 2019—Are you interested in obtaining teaching experience? The Interdisciplinary Graduate Program is recruiting senior grad students and postdocs to serve as FOCUS Co-Leaders for 2019. FOCUS sessions are small group literature discussions for first year graduate students.  Co-Leaders will be paired with a faculty member and learn how to teach small group discussion sections.  The time commitment...

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Tomorrow’s Professor: Finding Teaching Experience When You’re Not a TA

Jun. 24, 2019—Finding Teaching Experience When You’re Not a TA is a great resource from the Tomorrow’s Professor blog, curated by Rick Reis.  

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Job Opportunity: Summer Neuroscience Instructor, Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth (CTY), Baltimore, Maryland

Jun. 13, 2019—Summer 2019 Employment Opportunities Neuroscience Instructor We are currently seeking highly motivated and qualified candidates to work in our summer programs. You can apply to work for us through this link.  We are seeking individuals for the following course: Neuroscience (grades 7-10) In this course, students investigate the development, evolution, and structure of the brain...

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Job Opportunity: Part-time, Local World Language Facilitator Teacher, Williamson County, TN

Jun. 10, 2019—The Elementary World Language Program (EWLP) requires Spanish language instructors and Chinese (Mandarin) language instructors to teach Spanish and Chinese classes in Williamson County elementary schools before and after the school day. Responsibilities include teaching classes, planning for instruction, attending professional development, and regular communication with staff and parents. A curriculum is provided. A teaching...

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Job Opportunity: Anatomy Lecturer, Biology Department, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL

May. 30, 2019—ANATOMY LECTURER The Biology Department at Lake Forest College seeks an adjunct faculty member to teach a lab-based Human Anatomy course (BIOL 208) during the spring semester of 2020.  This teaching assignment counts as two course preps with the expectation of providing at least 7 hours per week of combined classroom and laboratory teaching.  Although...

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SACNAS Outreach Event with NAZA (Nashville After Zone Alliance, a Conexión Américas Program)

Mar. 27, 2019—The SACNAS (Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science) outreach team is looking for enthusiastic STEM volunteers to perform science demonstrations for middle school students. This is a great addition to your science CV! SACNAS Outreach Event with NAZA (Nashville After Zone Alliance, a Conexión Américas Program) When: Wednesday, March 27th and Tuesday, April...

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Job Opportunity: Teacher, Middle School Math, WEB Tutorial Nashville, Nashville, TN

Jan. 18, 2019—Our Tutorial WEB is a secular middle school tutorial with a mission of preparing students for high school. We partner with homeschool parents to offer classes that meet once or twice weekly with assigned work to be done through the week at home. You can read about our model and learn about our community at...

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Fellowship opportunity teaching science abroad with Science Corps

Dec. 5, 2018—The mission of Science Corps is to build STEM capacity worldwide while empowering the next generation of global scientists. Science Corps welcomes applications from individuals who have recently completed or will soon receive a PhD in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline, but who have not yet begun a faculty or similar level...

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ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: Fisk University, Cancer Biology, Nashville, TN

Nov. 26, 2018—ASPIRE Internship Opportunity:  Teaching Internship: Cancer Biology Class Lecture/Discussion: Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 1-2 PM   Course-associated laboratory: Friday 2-5 PM Fisk University 1000 17th Avenue North Nashville, TN 37208 Fisk University is a small, historically black liberal arts university with a history of excellence in academics through teaching, research, and service.  It is Nashville’s oldest institution of...

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Job Opportunity: Lecturer, Department of Biology, University of Mass, Amherst, MA

Nov. 2, 2018—The Department of Biology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst (www.bio.umass.edu/biology) seeks a full-time, non-tenure track Lecturer to coordinate and direct the first-year biology laboratory experience for life science majors.  The primary responsibilities of this position include: Designing and implementing undergraduate laboratory experiences with an emphasis on an inquiry-based and/or CURE (course-based undergraduate research experience) curriculum...

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ASPIRE Teaching Internship: Genetics, Belmont University, Nashville, TN, Fall 2018

Aug. 16, 2018—ASPIRE Teaching Internship Opportunity: Genetics course for science majors (2 different sections are available to intern) Class Lecture: M,W,F, 8:00am – 8:50am OR 9:00am-9:50am Course-associated laboratory: 8:00am section:  Monday 1:00 – 3:50pm 9:00am section: Tuesday 1:00-3:50pm Class Starts August 22, 2018 Belmont University 1900 Belmont Blvd Nashville, TN 37212 Ranked No. 5 in the Regional Universities...

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ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: Fisk University, Biochemistry I , Nashville, TN

Aug. 1, 2018—ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: Teaching Internship: Biochemistry I Class Lecture/Discussion: Tuesday/Thursday, 1-2:20 PM   Course-associated laboratory: Wednesday 3:30-6:30 PM Fisk University 1000 17th Avenue North Nashville, TN 37208 Fisk University is a small, historically black liberal arts university with a history of excellence in academics through teaching, research, and service.  It is Nashville’s oldest institution of...

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Gain Teaching Experience as a FOCUS Co-Leader

Jun. 27, 2018—Anyone interested in gaining teaching experience should consider applying to serve as a FOCUS co-Leader for 2018..   FOCUS sessions are small group literature discussions for first year graduate students.  Co-Leaders will be paired with a faculty member and learn how to teach small group discussion sections.  The time commitment is every Monday from 11-12...

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Job Opportunity: Research and Teaching Fellow in Biochemistry, UNC, Asheville, NC

Jun. 14, 2018—UNC Asheville, the designated public liberal arts institution of the University of North Carolina system, invites applicants for a position as a Teaching and Research Fellow in Biochemistry. This position is designed for individuals who hold a Ph.D. in Biochemistry or a related field and intend to pursue academic careers at primarily undergraduate institutions. Responsibilities of...

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Job Opportunity: Citizen Science Faculty, Bard College: Citizen Science, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Jun. 4, 2018—Bard College seeks early career scientists to teach in their Citizen Science Program (January 2019). This is a 3.5 week total commitment that pays a $6,000 stipend and covers travel, room and board. Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows are especially invited to apply.   Citizen Science is an innovative program focused on enhancing our first-year students...

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Vanderbilt University School of Medicine: Request for Applications for Small Group Facilitators

May. 18, 2018—The Vanderbilt University School of Medicine MD degree program curriculum, known as Curriculum 2.0 (or C2.0), is a highly innovative curriculum focused on creating self-directed, life-long learners. The first year of C2.0, the Foundations of Medical Knowledge Phase, incorporates small-group active learning sessions, in addition to more traditional learning experiences. These groups are facilitated by...

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Scientist in the Classroom Partnership (SCP) Program now hiring!

Mar. 23, 2018—The Scientist in the Classroom Partnership (SCP) Program is currently recruiting fellows (postdoc or graduate student) for a weekly outreach opportunity with the local schools for the 2018-2019 school year (see attached flyer). The fellow co-teaches with a classroom teacher one day per week and earns a stipend of $7000 on top of their current salary.   

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Postdoctoral Research Position, Center for Science Outreach / Department of Teaching and Learning, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Mar. 23, 2018—The Center for Science Outreach has openings for several postdoctoral fellows as resident scientists in the local schools. Please see the below job description for further information.   Peabody College Center for Science Outreach / Department of Teaching and Learning POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITION at Vanderbilt University beginning July 1, 2018.   Applicants should have interests...

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WEB homeschool tutorial seeking science teachers

Mar. 9, 2018—WEB is a secular middle school tutorial with a mission of preparing students for high school. We partner with homeschool parents to offer classes that meet once weekly with assigned work to be done through the week at home. You can read about our model and learn about our community at webtutorialnashville.com. Current Needs: Biology –...

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Visiting Assistant Professors of Biology, The Department of Biology, Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, MI

Mar. 8, 2018—VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSORS OF BIOLOGY The Department of Biology at Kalamazoo College invites applications for two visiting positions during the winter and spring terms, beginning January 2019 and ending June 2019. Responsibilities for one position include teaching upper-level courses in Biochemistry with laboratory and for the other position upper-level courses in Advanced Molecular Biology/Genetics with...

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