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Assistant/Associate Professor- Biochemistry

University of North Texas Health Science Center
Fort Worth, Texas
Closing date
Jun 24, 2022

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Field of specialization
Medicinal / Clinical
Work Function
Job Type
Full time
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Welcome to the University of North Texas System. UNT System includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

There are twenty-five full-time faculty and two adjunct faculty members in the department; they have diverse research interests spanning molecular genetics, cellular immunology, microbiology, cancer and health disparities. Our research mission is supported by more than $9 million in federal grant funding. We foster a highly collaborative and collegial environment in which the faculty, trainees, and staff work together to advance innovative, cutting-edge scientific discovery related to human health.

The School of Biomedical Sciences (SBS) at UNTHSC has three multidisciplinary departments that include Physiology & Anatomy, Pharmacology & Neuroscience and Microbiology, Immunology & Genetics. Graduates of the SBS are leaders in biomedical sciences within academics and industry across the nation; serving as deans, department chairs and leaders in many professional organizations. The research areas are diverse and include cardiovascular, neuroscience, health disparities, vision science, genetics, immunology, molecular biology, nanotechnology, pharmacology, and numerous other areas.

The School of Biomedical Sciences is seeking a faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank for a 12-month appointment, beginning in the summer/fall. Rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials, qualifications, and experience. Ideal candidates will have undergraduate teaching experience in the biomedical sciences with a focus on delivering biochemistry courses at the junior or senior level, with relevant online course delivery expertise. These are primarily teaching faculty positions with appropriate effort allocation available to permit the pursuit of scholarly and research activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

-Ph.D. in a relevant discipline (e.g., Anatomy, Biomedical Science, Biochemistry,
-Bioengineering, Cell Biology, Epidemiology, Genetics, Immunology, Molecular Biology,
Physiology, etc.).
-Two years or more teaching experience in Higher Education, in a face-to-face or online setting.
-Demonstrated experience in teaching biochemistry or related courses at the undergraduate level.

-Demonstrated experience in curriculum and course development and assessment.

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.


The University of North Texas Health Science Center is one of the nation's distinguished graduate academic institutions, dedicated to education, research, patient care and service. Our growing 33-acre campus–located in Fort Worth's Cultural District—is home to: Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine Department of Physician Assistant Studies Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences School of Public Health School of Health Professions. For the past seven consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine one of the top medical schools in the nation for primary care.
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