Lecturer in Life Sciences

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

Lecturer in Life Sciences

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please provide a CV, cover letter, teaching statement, list of references and if possible example(s) of your syllabi and student and/or peer evaluations of your teaching.

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Lecturer
Department SAS-DLS-Undergrad Instruction
Salary Commensurate With Experience
Posting Summary
The Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers, The State University, Piscataway/New Brunswick campus, has an opening for a non-tenure track Instructor starting in the Fall 2023 semester. Primary teaching responsibility will be in courses aimed at students majoring in the life sciences, particularly in the area of immunology and histology. A Ph.D. in a relevant life sciences discipline and experience teaching at a University level are required. Experience teaching with a class size greater than 150 students is preferred. We particularly welcome applications from candidates committed to promotion of equity and inclusion through their teaching methods, service to the university and community, and mentorship within one of the most diverse university communities in the country.
Position Status Full Time
COVID-19 Immunization Requirement

Under Policy 60.1.35, Rutgers University requires all prospective employees to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated and have received a booster (where eligible) against COVID-19 prior to commencement of employment, unless the University has granted the individual a medical or religious exemption. Prospective employees who are not eligible for a booster at the time of an offer of employment must provide proof they have received a booster within two weeks (14 calendar days) of eligibility. Based on current guidance, individuals are considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19 two weeks after receiving the final dose of any COVID-19 vaccine authorized or approved for use in the United States by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Eligibility for a booster against COVID-19 varies and is explained on the University’s web site located at https://coronavirus.rutgers.edu/covid-19-vaccine. Failure to provide proof of primary vaccination and booster will result in rescission of a prospective employee’s offer of employment and/or disciplinary action up to and including termination.

Posting Number 23FA0309
   
   
Qualifications

 

Minimum Education and Experience
A Ph.D. in a relevant life sciences discipline.
   
   
   
   
   
   
Posting Details

 

Special Instructions to Applicants
Please provide a CV, cover letter, teaching statement, list of references and if possible example(s) of your syllabi and student and/or peer evaluations of your teaching.
Quick Link to Posting https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/196417
Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Home Location Campus Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
   
   
   
Pre-employment Screenings

 

All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of all pre-employment screenings.
Immunization Requirements

 

Under Policy 60.1.35 Immunization Policy for Rutgers Employees and Prospective Employees, Rutgers University requires all prospective employees to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated and have received a booster (where eligible) against COVID-19 prior to commencement of employment, unless the University has granted the individual a medical or religious exemption. Employees who are not eligible for a booster at the time of an offer of employment must provide proof they have received a booster upon eligibility and upload proof of same. Under Policy 100.3.1 Immunization Policy for Covered Individuals, if employment will commence during Flu Season, Rutgers University may require certain prospective employees to provide proof that they are vaccinated against Seasonal Influenza for the current Flu Season, unless the University has granted the individual a medical or religious exemption. Additional infection control and safety policies may apply. Prospective employees should speak with their hiring manager to determine which policies apply to the role or position for which they are applying. Failure to provide proof of vaccination for any required vaccines or obtain a medical or religious exemption from the University will result in rescission of a candidate’s offer of employment or disciplinary action up to and including termination.
Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

 

It is university policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment. For additional information please see the Non-Discrimination Statement at the following web address: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/non-discrimination-statement

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. List of Professional References (contact Info)
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Other Documents (4)