Assistant/Associate Professor of Forensic Science
The School of Health Science seeks an Assistant/Associate Professor of Forensic Science for a Fall 2019 appointment. More senior rank will be considered based on experience and other credentials.
Responsibilities include specific program-related functions (e.g., accreditation, placement testing, external reporting) and collaborating with the Associate Dean to create, maintain, and engage advisory boards as well as teaching courses in forensic science. The Program Directorship is an annual assignment carrying a 3 credit teaching load reduction each term.
Successful candidates will demonstrate an avid interest in utilizing a project-focused approach to teaching. Our growing undergraduate and graduate programs are looking to enhance and diversify offerings. The successful candidate will have the ability to work both within and beyond program specific needs to shape the on-going development of the forensic science curriculum.
Faculty in all disciplines at Lasell may have the opportunity to teach in our Honors Program as well as the Core Curriculum, which could include teaching First Year Seminar, a Knowledge Perspective course in one of four areas, a sophomore multidisciplinary course, or a section of the junior Ethics Experience. See http://www.lasell.edu/academics/academic-catalog/undergraduate-catalog/core-curriculum.html. Interest in intergenerational issues is also welcome, as this is a focus throughout the College. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence and enthusiasm in teaching and student advocacy; commitment to productivity and professional development; and active participation in department and college service that includes but is not limited to faculty standing committee work and academic advising.
PhD in forensic science, biology, chemistry or a related field. Prior college teaching experience preferred. Professional experience in forensic science analysis with a reputable crime laboratory and experience with a program accredited by the AAFS Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Committee (FEPAC) is strongly preferred
Lasell College offers a competitive salary and benefits package for eligible employees. This includes but is not limited to outstanding time off benefits, health, dental and vision insurance, a 403B with a matching contribution after one year of service, tuition benefits and more.
Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, philosophy of teaching, curriculum vitae and the information of three (3) references using the forms below.
Review of resumes will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Apply Here: https://www.lasell.edu/discover-lasell/human-resources/employment-opportunities/faculty-positions/assistant/associate-professor-of-forensic-science.html
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