Biotechnology Faculty Program Coordinator/ Lecturer or Sr. Lecturer

first_imgPreferred Qualifications: Teaching 6 graduate courses per year, including the preparationfor and time spent in the classroom (online or onsite), using bestpractices for online teaching, engaging and mentoring students fromdiverse backgrounds in the learning process, responding to studentquestions;Advising students in the Biotechnology programs, includingthesis, capstone, or independent research advising [whereappropriate];Providing input on the curriculum and new course development toensure the delivery of quality programs;Other academic duties normally performed by full-time orregular part-time faculty, such as participating on committees orin other academic service. Participate in adjunct faculty hiring and development;Assist the Program Director with administrative tasks;Other administrative duties as assigned. Institution Description:The Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) is a division of the KriegerSchool of Arts and Sciences at the Johns Hopkins University (JHU).As the nation’s oldest and one of the most prestigious researchuniversities, Johns Hopkins offers high-quality master’s degreesand post-baccalaureate education to students in the mid-Atlanticregion and online. In addition to the online programs, AAP alsooffers master’s degrees and graduate certificate programs at itsWashington, DC, Center and at the Homewood campus in Baltimore, MD.AAP enrolls almost 5,000 students each academic year. JHU iscommitted to hiring candidates who, through their teaching andservice, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of theacademic community.Position Description:The Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) division seeks a FacultyProgram Coordinator to teach in and provide administrative supportto the Biotechnology Program. Of particular interest are candidateswho have experience teaching and engaging students from diversebackgrounds. The Faculty Program Coordinator is a full-time,non-tenure-track, 12-month renewable faculty position with theacademic title of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer. The Faculty ProgramCoordinator will have significant interaction/collaboration withProgram Directors, Assistant Directors and Program Coordinators inthe Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Food Safety, andRegulatory Science programs and will report to the Program Directorand Center Director for Biotechnology, and to the Associate Deanfor AAP. The ideal candidate will be on location in Baltimore, MD;however, well-qualified remote applicants will be considered. Thisposition will remain open until filled. The Program Coordinatorwill have the following faculty and administrativeresponsibilities:Faculty Responsibilities Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in the biological sciences1-3 years of online and/or graduate level teachingexperiencethe ability to teach a wide variety of courses in theBiotechnology fields The selected candidate will be expected to undergo a backgroundcheck and to submit proof of educational attainment.The Johns Hopkins University is committed to equal opportunity forits faculty, staff, and students. To that end, the university doesnot discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, marital status,pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age,disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity orexpression, veteran status or other legally protectedcharacteristic. The university is committed to providing qualifiedindividuals access to all academic and employment programs,benefits and activities on the basis of demonstrated ability,performance and merit without regard to personal factors that areirrelevant to the program involved.The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to apre-employment background check.If you are interested in applying for employment with The JohnsHopkins University and require special assistance or accommodationduring any part of the pre-employment process, please contact theHR Business Services Office at [email protected] For TTYusers, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711.The following additional provisions may apply depending on whichcampus you will work. Your recruiter will adviseaccordingly.During the Influenza (“the flu”) season, as a condition ofemployment, The Johns Hopkins Institutions require all employeeswho provide ongoing services to patients or work in patient care orclinical care areas to have an annual influenza vaccination orpossess an approved medical or religious exception. Failure to meetthis requirement may result in termination of employment.The pre-employment physical for positions in clinical areas,laboratories, working with research subjects, or involvingcommunity contact requires documentation of immune status againstRubella (German measles), Rubeola (Measles), Mumps, Varicella(chickenpox), Hepatitis B and documentation of having received theTdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) vaccination. This may includedocumentation of having two (2) MMR vaccines; two (2) Varicellavaccines; or antibody status to these diseases from laboratorytesting. Blood tests for immunities to these diseases areordinarily included in the pre-employment physical exam except forthose employees who provide results of blood tests or immunizationdocumentation from their own health care providers. Anyvaccinations required for these diseases will be given at no costin our Occupational Health office.Equal Opportunity EmployerNote: Job Postings are updated daily and remain online untilfilled.EEO is the LawLearn more: legal information a cover lettercurriculum vitae3 references and their contact informationTeaching evaluations for the most recent two semesters. Terminal Degree in the biological sciences4 or more years of online and/or graduate level teachingexperience1-3 years of professional work experience outside of academiawithin biotechnology or biological sciences, including but notlimited to consulting or collaborative work or research withorganizations like FDA, NCI, NIH, HHS, Biotechnology Companies,Pharmaceutical Companies, or Professional AssociationsStrong organizational skillsAbility to work independently in a fast-paced environment withcompeting demands and multiple deadlinesExcellent oral and written communication skillsExperience managing a degree or certificate programExperience managing a laboratory Administrative Responsibilities Candidates must submit the following:last_img

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