Clinical Assistant Professor in Cell and Molecular Biology and Director of the Medical Laboratory Science Undergraduate Program
University of Rhode Island Kingston, RI
Jul 19, 2017Full time
The position is Non-Tenure Track Faculty; Full-time academic year. Appointment is for 3 years with expected renewal contingent on funding. The anticipated appointment date is October 2017 Responsible for the overall academic administration of the BS Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) Program with average enrollment of 100 students in Kingston. This program is accredited by NAACLS and is affiliated with 3 Rhode Island hospitals for clinical training. Responsible for oversight of clinical faculty, several adjunct faculty and support staff. Teaching responsibilities may include: Introductory Medical Microbiology, Introductory Medical Laboratory Sciences, Diagnostic Microbiology, Virology, and URI 101 Planning for Academic Success. Provide supervision of clinical and professional practice of course work related to clinical training for the students. Participate in the overall administration and management of the internship component of the MLS program (MLS 401-451, 32 credits); Assure accreditation standards are met. Assist/advise in the curricular development of undergraduate courses and programs in MLS. Hold regular office hours and advise students in the program. Participate in departmental and/or college matters related to the program. Coordinate with MS MLS Program at URI Providence Campus. Application Deadline: The search is open until filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by August 9, 2017. Second consideration may be given to applications received by August 30, 2017. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (August 30, 2017) may not be given full consideration. Visit the URI jobs website at https://jobs.uri.edu to apply and view complete details for posting (F00041). Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment Application: (#1) Cover letter that states the candidate’s qualifications for the position, (#2) Curriculum vitae, which should also include the names and contact information for three professional references, and (#3) A statement of teaching philosophy and interests (as one complete document). APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY. The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer. Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.