The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Johns Hopkins University invites applications for a Lecturer position in the Biomedical Engineering Laboratory. This is a full-time teaching track faculty position to instruct students, develop and manage laboratory courses, and mentor students on independent research projects.
Specific responsibilities include: 1) Co-teaching biomedical engineering laboratory courses (including Cell and Tissue Engineering Lab and Nucleic Acid Sequencing Lab), 2) Serving as a Laboratory Manager for these courses, 3) Co-developing new biomedical engineering laboratory modules and courses, 4) Management of laboratory space to support student projects and other department research and 5) Mentoring students on independent research projects.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Biology, or a related discipline and have experience with research and teaching. Experience with cell culture, molecular biology, and teaching/mentoring undergraduates in a biological wet lab setting is desired. Experience or interests in nucleic acid sequencing and immunoengineering is preferred. Applicants should be strongly motivated, dependable, and able to work in a team-based environment.
Criteria for this position include excellence in teaching, management, research, educational and research publications, and course development. While the target of this faculty search is the Lecturer position, highly qualified applicants at other levels may be considered.
Applications are to be submitted online at apply.interfolio.com/61267. The electronic applications should include a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and email address of at least three references.
Applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. Preference will be given to applications received before September 30, 2019.
Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.
About Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME), widely regarded as the top program of its kind in the world, is dedicated to solving important clinical problems. At the intersection of inquiry and discovery, the department integrates biology, medicine, and engineering and draws upon the considerable strengths and talents of Johns Hopkins Schools of Engineering and Medicine. Its unique positioning within the Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine provides students with opportunities to engage with some of the best clinical scientists in the world.