Requisition #: A-43665-6
Status: Full Time
School: Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Department/Program: Advanced Academic Programs
Location City: Rockville
Location State: MD
Location Zip Code: 20850
Closing Date: Open until filled
To apply: apply.interfolio.com/43665
Johns Hopkins University Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) is seeking, a full-time, non-tenure track lecturer and program coordinator for the Center for Biotechnology Education (CBE), which houses several professional graduate degrees and post-degree certificates in biotechnology. Responsibilities will include: teaching, advising, and providing academic administrative support for the programs, including the launch of new program initiatives. The ideal candidate will have expertise in one of these areas; bioinformatics, genetics, genomics, biotechnology, molecular biology or a related field and will teach core courses as well as courses in the individual's area of expertise. We are looking for an individual who has excellent organization and communications skills, is collaborative and is a creative problem-solver.
As the nation's oldest and one of the most prestigious research universities, Johns Hopkins is excited and well-positioned to offer this applied degree designed for professional graduate students through its Advanced Academic Programs. AAP provides high-quality master's degrees and post-baccalaureate education to students in the mid-Atlantic region and those further at a distance using online course delivery. AAP currently offers professional graduate programs at its Washington, DC Center as well as its Montgomery County and Baltimore, MD, and online.
The Academic Program Coordinator position is a non-tenure-track, 12-month renewable faculty appointment The Academic Program Coordinator will report to the Program Director for Biotech programs. The Academic Program Coordinator will have the following instructional and administrative responsibilities:
This faculty/administrative position will require some evening and weekend work and travel between the Montgomery County Campus and the Homewood campus.
The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. in a field related to the life sciences, with expertise in one of these areas; bioinformatics, genetics, genomics, biotechnology, molecular biology or a related field, and have the ability to develop and maintain relationships with multiple stakeholders. The academic program coordinator must have prior teaching and advising experience, preferably at the graduate level. A successful candidate would ideally be able to begin work immediately.
The position will remain open until filled; however, for best consideration submit all information by Sept 15th , 2017 . Submit the following: (a) a cover letter; (b) curriculum vitae; (c) list of 3 references with names, titles, institutions, email addresses, and telephone numbers; (c) end-of-semester student evaluations for any two courses taught recently (at least one needs to have been online). The selected candidate will be expected to undergo a background check and to submit proof of educational attainment.
Questions about the search can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Kris Obom, Center for Biotechnology Education, Advanced Academic Programs, Johns Hopkins University, at 301-294-7159, email@example.com (phone and email).
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