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Full-time Lecturer in Human Physiology
Boston University

Date Posted Apr. 6, 2020
Title Full-time Lecturer in Human Physiology
University Boston University
Boston, MA, United States
Department Department of Health Sciences
Application Deadline until filled
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2020
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Physiology/Human Physiology
    Physiology/Exercise Physiology
Boston University’s College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College invites applications for a full-time Lecturer (non-tenure track) position to join the Human Physiology program in the Department of Health Sciences. The Department of Health Sciences believes that the cultural and social diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our academic programs and scholarship. We are especially eager to have join our ranks colleagues who support our institutional commitment to ensuring BU is inclusive, equitable, diverse, and a place where every individual can thrive.

This is a full-time, renewable, non-tenure track appointment that will begin in Fall 2020. Lecturers at Boston University are expected to teach, contribute to curriculum development, advise students, participate in service, and demonstrate a commitment to our institutional values regarding diversity, equity, and inclusion. The individual hired into this position will teach 3 courses per semester, advise undergraduate and graduate students in Human Physiology, and engage in service as a member of the university community. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to teach a variety of courses which could include but are not limited to Human Anatomy, Physiology across the Lifespan, Human Illness and Disease, Physiology of Sex and Reproduction, Pulmonary Pathophysiology and/or other related courses.

Qualifications include:
•     A doctoral degree (PhD or equivalent) in Human Physiology, Biology or a closely related
•     Teaching experience at the college/university level is required
•     Interest and/or experience in undergraduate student advising is required
•     Strong communication skills and a desire to mentor undergraduate and graduate

The Department of Health Sciences is part of a vibrant Boston University academic and research community that includes 17 schools and colleges across the Charles River and Medical campuses, including the Boston University School of Medicine as well as many other highly regarded medical and educational institutions in the Boston area that allow for collaborative and interdisciplinary activities. We invite you to join our interdisciplinary faculty team and become involved with our network of collaborations within Boston University and the greater Boston community.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please electronically submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. In your letter, please include a description of how, as a teacher, mentor, or community member, you would engage and sustain our institutional commitment to fostering a more inclusive university culture and climate.

Danka Charland
Assistant to the Program Director
Department of Health Sciences
Boston University
College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Boston, MA 02215

  • We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. 

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  • Danka Charland
    Department of Health Sciences
    Boston University
    College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sar
    Boston, MA 02215


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