Undergraduate Program in Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences, Lehigh University

Faculty positions available

Microbiology or Computational Biology
Tenure Track Assistant Professor

The Department of Biological Sciences at Lehigh University invites applications for a tenure-track position in either Microbiology or Computational Biology. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. with at least 2 years of postdoctoral research experience and have a commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education. She/he will be expected to establish an independent, extramurally funded research program in either Microbiology, including, but not limited to, prokaryotic biology, microbiome, pathogen-host interactions, immunology or viral replication/pathogenesis; or Computational Biology, including, but not limited to, population genetics, ecological or evolutionary genomics, conservation, quantitative genetics, comparative genomics, epidemiology, or computational neuroscience. Strong consideration will be given to applicants who may contribute to the collaborative environment within the department and/or university programs including bioengineering, the environmental initiative or the campus-wide health initiative. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in the undergraduate and Ph.D. programs within his/her area of expertise. 

Applicants, click here to submit your curriculum vitae, representative publications, a statement of research and teaching interests, and three letters of recommendation.

For additional information contact Microbiology/Computational Search Committee Chair, 111 Research Dr., Bethlehem, PA 18015, inbios@lehigh.edu.

The deadline for applications is October 9th, 2017

Lehigh University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lehigh University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation award for promoting the careers of women in academic sciences and engineering.

Lehigh University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer and provides comprehensive benefits including partner benefits.


Professor of Practice

The Department of Biological Sciences at Lehigh University is seeking a full-time, non-tenure track Professor of Practice to begin in August 2018.  The position requires a Ph.D. in biological sciences, postdoctoral teaching experience, and expertise in the use of innovative and interactive scientific teaching methodologies.  This is a three-year position, with the potential of renewal.  The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching non-major and introductory level biology courses, including one in comparative and systems biology with its associated lab, and administering ongoing assessments of programmatic learning objectives.  Mentoring undergraduate students in independent or collaborative research projects is also expected. 

The College of Arts & Sciences at Lehigh is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community

Applicants, click here to submit your curriculum vitae, representative publications, a statement of teaching and research experience, and three letters of reference. 

For additional information contact Dr. Michael Kuchka, Professor of Practice Search Committee Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Lehigh University, 111 Research Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18015, inbios@lehigh.edu.

The deadline for application submission is December 1, 2017. 

Lehigh University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer and provides comprehensive benefits including partner benefits.

Lehigh University is a recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation award for promoting the careers of women in academic sciences and engineering.

 

 

 

 

 

Biological Sciences
111 Research Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Phone: 610-758-3680
Fax: 610-758-4004
Email: inbios@lehigh.edu

 



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