We are seeking a highly qualified Lecturer with an emphasis in biomedical anatomy. This is an 9-month, non-tenure track position with responsibilities for teaching (90%) and service (10%). Additional time can be considered based on teaching needs, research support and service commitments over the summer.
GENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Teaching responsibilities will include instruction at the undergraduate level in the Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) program for the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS). The incumbent will teach courses in gross anatomy and other pertinent program-specific courses to students enrolled in the biomedical sciences and other biology-related majors at the McAllen (Texas) campus.
Master’s in biology, biomedical sciences, or other closely related biomedical field, with a demonstrated desire and ability to teach and develop a strong program in undergraduate education is required. Ability to mentor undergraduate students is required. Applicant must be proficient in oral and written communications and must have human relations skills to work closely with students from diverse backgrounds. Computer proficiency is required. The successful applicant is expected to serve on faculty committees to advance the BIMS program.
The incumbent will have opportunities to interact and collaborate with faculty within the Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VIBS), and the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences at the College Station campus.
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a current curriculum vitae, a 2-page statement of teaching plan relative to the position, and name and contact information of at least three individuals who can provide a critical evaluation of the applicant’s qualifications for the position. Applications may be submitted either electronically (preferred; by email and attachments) or by post (Texas A&M University, 668 Raymond Stotzer Parkway, MS 4458, Attn. Jessica Alvarado (email@example.com), College Station, Texas 77843-4458). Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position has been filled. The start/hire date for this position will be on or before early August 2021.
The Higher Education Center at McAllen is a part of Texas A&M University situated in McAllen, TX. McAllen is located in the far southern part of Texas, in the Rio Grande Valley, with a population of approximately 140,000 residents. The metropolitan area of McAllen-Edinburg-Mission area is known for its subtropical climate, affordable living, bi-national cultural and ecotourism. For more information about the Higher Education Center at McAllen, please visit http://mcallen.tamu.edu and for additional information about Texas A&M University at www.tamu.edu.