Lecturer in Biochemistry

Waco, Texas
Salary Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications
Oct 10, 2018
Nov 09, 2018
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (www.baylor.edu/profuturis/), and academic strategic plan, Illuminate (www.baylor.edu/illuminate). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries. 

Baylor also seeks to fill the following non-tenure track faculty position within the College of Arts & Sciences: 

Lecturer in Biochemistry 

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Baylor University invites applications for a Lecturer in Biochemistry to begin August 2019. This is a full-time, non-tenure-track Lecturer position, with potential to advance to Senior Lecturer. Teaching assignments will be mainly upper division Biochemistry courses, but may vary over employment. The candidate will be expected to meet the high standards of Baylor in terms of undergraduate education, as well as being an active participant in departmental affairs. 

Candidates should possess a doctorate in the field of Biochemistry or a closely related field by start date of August 2019. Previous teaching experience is desirable, but not required. Applicants should prepare a single pdf file containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement of teaching interests and experience (2-3 pages). Candidates should arrange for 3 letters of recommendation and copies of their official transcripts to be submitted on their behalf. All information should be sent via email to Barbara_Rauls@baylor.edu with reference to the Biochemistry Search. Evaluation of applications will begin on October 15 and continue until the position is filled. 

To learn more about these positions, the Department, the College of Arts & Sciences, and Baylor University, please visit these links: https://jobs.baylor.edu/, https://www.baylor.edu/chemistry, and www.baylor.edu/artsandsciences/. 

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.