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Bayer School Job Postings

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PART-TIME FACULTY POSITION IN DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY

Department of Biology

Posted:  November 13, 2013

The Department of Biological Sciences (http://www.duq.edu/biology) is seeking an individual who will teach a 3 hour upper-level lecture course in Developmental Biology for advanced undergraduate students during the spring semester of 2014. The course should explore the processes of morphogenesis, differentiation, pattern formation, growth and reproduction at the molecular, cellular and organism levels to provide an overview in a variety of organisms. The minimum requirement is a Ph.D. in developmental biology or a closely related field. An individual with university teaching experience is preferred. Please submit an electronic cover letter, curriculum vitae, concise personal statement describing your qualifications and teaching experience and a list of three references familiar with your teaching experience to: quinque@duq.edu. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until a qualified individual is identified.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identify, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


FORENSIC SCIENCE AND LAW FACULTY

Department of Forensic Science and Law Program

Posted:  November 5, 2013

The Forensic Science and Law program in the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences at Duquesne University is seeking candidates for a full-time Assistant Professor, non tenure-track faculty position. The candidate hired for this position will teach in the Forensic Science and Law Program. The Forensic Science program at Duquesne is an entry-level 5-year curriculum where the student earns a Master of Science degree in Forensic Science and Law.  The program was established in 2001 and is accredited by the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC). Additional information can be found on the University and program web site: www.duq.edu/academics/schools/natural-and-environmental-sciences/academic-programs/forensic-science-and-law.

A candidate for the position will be required to have at minimum a Master of Science degree in Forensic Science, forensic biology teaching experience, and a minimum of four-years experience as a forensic science practitioner. Responsibilities will include teaching courses in forensic science and forensic biology, grant writing and management, mentoring student research, facilitating research conferences, and professional service. The successful candidate will have forensic workplace experience and a record of networking capabilities in the forensic science community; as well as knowledge of and involvement in the process of program accreditation. The ideal candidate will demonstrate an ability to work within a non-traditional program/department structure to achieve student research mentoring and goals; demonstrate the ability to use independent judgment in making decisions; and show evidence of support of the University's mission.

An applicant should submit a cover letter, CV, the names and contact information for a minimum of three references, and a narrative (maximum length 1000-words) regarding teaching and forensic science workplace experience to: FacultyJobs@duq.edu.  Review of applications will begin on December 16, 2013 and will continue until position is filled. Please direct inquiries about the position to fochtman@duq.edu.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY FACULTY - POSITION FILLED

Department of Biological Sciences

Posting Date:  9-25-13

Duquesne University, Pittsburgh PA, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Biological Sciences. Duquesne is committed to the teacher-scholar model, where excellence is expected in both education and research. The successful applicant will develop a vigorous, externally-funded, independent research program in the broad areas of developmental and/or cell biology. The ability to teach developmental biology and contribute to courses in cellular and molecular biology is desirable.

Applicants must have post-doctoral experience and are expected to mentor undergraduates and PhD students. Competitive salary and start-up packages are available. Additional information about the Department can be found at http://www.duq.edu/biology.

To apply, email your application, including a cover letter, CV, and statements of research and teaching goals to: developmentsearch@duq.edu. Also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be emailed to the same address. Review of applications will begin November 15, 2013. Please direct inquiries about the position to biology@duq.edu.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.