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‘Career Options: Tenure Track Teaching’

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor, Molecular Biology, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN

Mar. 8, 2019—The Department of Biology at  Rhodes College seeks qualified applicants for a one-year faculty position as Assistant Professor to begin in August of 2019.   Rhodes College is especially interested in attracting candidates from historically underrepresented groups and/or those with demonstrated   commitment   to   working   with   diverse   and   historically   underrepresented populations.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. (completed...

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Job Opportunity: Tenure-Track Assistant Professorship, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Feb. 6, 2019—The Department of Epidemiology and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth seek applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in association with Dartmouth’s Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) in Molecular Epidemiology. Exceptional candidates at the rank of Associate Professor may also be considered. The Department of Epidemiology provides a dynamic and interactive environment, with...

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The Latest from CIRTL

Feb. 4, 2019—Although much of the spring semester programming is now fully enrolled, a drop-in event series and an online workshop are  open, both of which explore facets of teaching careers at community colleges. Furthermore, registration for the spring MOOC is ongoing. Courses of interest: Faculty Advising in a Community College Setting  Wednesday 4/22 : 2:00-4:00PM ET...

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Crafting an Effective Teaching Statement: Creating Your Draft

Jan. 8, 2019—Crafting an Effective Teaching Statement: Creating Your Draft In this workshop, we will address best practices for writing a teaching statement/philosophy for the academic job market. This workshop is open to Vanderbilt graduate students & Postdocs from across the disciplines who want to improve their teaching portfolio materials. All teaching experience levels are welcome. This...

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Crafting an Effective Teaching Statement: Revising Your Draft

Jan. 8, 2019—After attending the Creating Your Draft workshop, this Revising Your Draft workshop will allow participants to get feedback on their teaching philosophy statement. This session will include a quick review of best practices for writing a teaching statement/philosophy for the academic job market, however most of the time will be spent peer reviewing each other’s...

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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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PhD Career Connections: The tenure track at teaching (PUI) and minority institutions (MSI, HBCU, HSI)

Nov. 26, 2018—Friday January 18th 2:00pm Light Hall 202 Steven Damo, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Co-director of the MARC U*STAR Program, at Fisk University here in Nashville. Please join us to here about his career at teaching (PUI) and minority institutions (MSI, HBCU, HSI) Learn more about his research and...

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ASPIRE Teaching Internship Opportunity: Biological Principles II: Biology course for science and pre-health majors 

Nov. 14, 2018—ASPIRE Teaching Internship Opportunity: Biological Principles II: Biology course for science and pre-health majors  Choose one of two sections: Class Lecture/Discussion:  Mon/Wed/Fri 8:00-8:50 am, Lab Wed 1:00-3:50 Class Lecture/Discussion:  Mon/Wed/Fri 9:00-9:50 am, Lab Mon 1:00-3:50 Belmont University 1900 Belmont Blvd Nashville, TN 37212 Ranked No. 5 in the Regional Universities South category, Belmont University consists...

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Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of Biology (Animal Physiologist), Department of Biology, SUNY Geneseo, NY

Nov. 2, 2018—The mission of the Biology program at Geneseo is to provide students with a broad background in biology, which can be used as a solid foundation for various careers in the biological sciences and medicine. We also want students to appreciate and value biological diversity and to leave the program with an increased sense of...

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Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor, Immunobiology, Department of Biology, University of Nebraska, Omaha

Nov. 2, 2018—The Department of Biology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 19, 2019. We are seeking candidates with research interests in the broad field of immunobiology or immunology. A Ph.D. in the life sciences and postdoctoral research experience are...

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Job Opportunity: Two Assistant Professors, Biology, Missouri Western State University, St. Joseph, MO

Nov. 2, 2018—Missouri Western State University invites applications for two tenure-track positions to begin in August 2019. Expertise in physiology, anatomy, developmental biology, neuroscience, histology, toxicology, endocrinology, and/or science education is desired. Primary teaching responsibilities will be human anatomy and physiology, developmental biology, and/or nonmajors general biology. Opportunities to teach and develop courses in the candidate’s area...

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Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, SIU Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL

Nov. 2, 2018—The Department of Biological Sciences at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. We seek applicants with training in Biology and STEM Education. The successful candidate will share responsibility for teaching secondary science methods, supervising student teachers, preparing education program reports, and also offer upper-division courses in...

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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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Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellow, The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego

Jun. 13, 2018—The successful candidate will work with faculty and staff comprising the General Chemistry Curriculum Committee (GCCC) to establish an integrated set of learning objectives for the general chemistry laboratory courses; to develop and implement inquiry-based experiments and valid assessments of student learning in these courses; and to disseminate these efforts through scholarly publications and lesson...

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CIRTL’s introductory MOOC on evidence-based undergraduate STEM teaching is now open for registration!

May. 29, 2018—CIRTL's introductory MOOC on evidence-based undergraduate STEM teaching is now open for registration!  Early bird registration closes Monday, June 4; registrants will be notified that week of their enrollment status. Regular registration – open to participants regardless of their CIRTL affiliation – opens on June 5.   Course 1: An Introduction to Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM...

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Invitation to Apply to BOLD Fellow Program

Apr. 5, 2018—Want to create innovative online learning experiences? Investigate the impact of the experience on your students’ learning and share the results with colleagues? The BOLD Fellows program helps graduate students from all disciplines design and develop online learning experiences, from building online learning modules to fostering online spaces for their students to interact. Each Fellow...

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

Jan. 10, 2018—Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Computational Biology   Fisk University (www.fisk.edu) invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor in the broad area of computational biology, 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...

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ASPIRE Teaching Intern, General Biology, Belmont University, Nashville, TN, Spring 2018

Dec. 19, 2017—ASPIRE Teaching Internship Opportunity: Principles of Biology II course for science and pre-health majors Biology 1120 Class Lecture: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:00am – 9:15am Course-associated laboratory: Mondays, 1:00pm – 3:50pm Class Starts January, 8, 2018 Belmont University 1900 Belmont Blvd Nashville, TN 37212 Ranked No. 5 in the Regional Universities South category, Belmont University consists of...

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ASPIRE Teaching Internship: Fisk University, Developmental Biology, Nashville, TN

Dec. 18, 2017—Spring 2018 ASPIRE Internship Opportunity Teaching Internship: Developmental Biology Course Class Lecture/Discussion: Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 9:30- 10:25 am Course-associated laboratory: Tuesday from 2:30- 5:30 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...

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