New York Institute of Technology's Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences has undergraduate programs in Biology, Chemistry, and Biotechnology at the New York City and Long Island campuses. This position will be based at the Long Island (Old Westbury) campus. New York Tech emphasizes interdisciplinary scholarship, research, and teaching. Department faculty research interests are diverse, including medicinal and organic chemistry, neuroscience, cell and molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, microbiology, computational chemistry, and analytical chemistry. Faculty in the Department have ample opportunity to collaborate with faculty at the New York Tech's College of Engineering and Computer Sciences and New York Tech's College of Osteopathic Medicine.
The Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences at the New York Institute of Technology seeks outstanding applicants for a tenure-track position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level to develop a research program in biotechnology, developmental biology, immunology, cell biology, physiology, or related fields that will complement existing research programs, and to teach introductory and advanced biology courses at the undergraduate level.
A relevant PhD or equivalent terminal degree, postdoctoral experience, and a record of scholarly publications and productivity. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate education, and a dedication to innovative and effective teaching that prepares a diverse student body for future success. Candidates should also exhibit a strong potential to attract external funding for their research.
Interested candidates should assemble an application into a single pdf named lastname_firstname.pdf. This application should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, including contact info for three references, a research statement of no more than four pages, a teaching statement of no more than one page, and a brief (no more than one page) discussion of how undergraduate students will be included in the research program. While the application webpage may require uploading a CV separately, please also include it in the assembled pdf file.
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