Integrated Science Laboratory Director

Claremont, California
Compensation commensurate with experience and subject matter expertise
Oct 31, 2018
Nov 30, 2018
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Biological, Education, Organic, Physical
Job Type
Full time



Integrated Science Laboratory Director

The W.M. Keck Science Department of Claremont McKenna College, Pitzer College and Scripps College invites applications for a full-time Interdisciplinary Lab Coordinator.  The department houses a wide spectrum of faculty members from the physical and life sciences, for three of the five undergraduate Claremont Colleges.  It offers innovative and interdisciplinary programs in the natural sciences.

This position is responsible for the preparation and design of the laboratory curriculum for the department’s Integrated Science laboratories, and teaching a number of those lab sections as specified each semester.  Responsibilities also include updating laboratory curricula to match best practices in science education, and assessment of the educational effectiveness of the Integrated Science curriculum.  This position may teach other departmental courses on an as-needed basis. A Masters or Ph.D. in science is required, preferably in an interdisciplinary field, or with experience bridging between Biology, Chemistry and Physics.  Prior experience teaching and/or designing inquiry-based labs is preferred.

Please apply online at: . Candidates should submit a current CV, a list of 3 references and a cover letter addressing how they are prepared to succeed in our diverse interdisciplinary teaching environment. The position is targeted to begin in January 2019.

In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the Claremont Colleges actively encourage applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups in higher education. The Claremont Colleges are an equal opportunity employer.