Open Faculty Positions

 Non-Tenure-Track Lecturer Position

The Neurobiology section within the Department of Biological Sciences, in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, seeks applications to fill a full-time non-tenure-track teaching faculty position beginning Fall 2014.  The primary scientific mission of the Neurobiology section is aimed at understanding the basic biological mechanisms that underlie neuron and brain function.  Areas of investigation span the range from molecular and cellular biology to neural network analysis. 

We seek a scholar who has experience teaching courses in the following areas: General Biology, Cell Biology and Physiology, Developmental Neurobiology, Systems Neurobiology, and Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology.

Initial appointments are fixed-term, with the possibility of renewal contingent on need, performance and review by the department faculty, its Chair, Section head, and the Dornsife Deans. Dornsife provides opportunities for promotion based on demonstrated teaching excellence and service to the program, school, and university.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in a relevant field with demonstrated teaching excellence in the subject area. In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application and include a cover letter, CV, and names of at least three references who can speak to your teaching abilities.  To apply, follow this job link or paste in a browser:
http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/23871

Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.

USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply.  

 

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Non-Tenure-Track Teaching Faculty Position, Department of Biological Sciences

The Department of Biological Sciences in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, may have one or more non-tenure-track faculty openings in the coming 12 months for teaching positions, rank open, full-time or part-time.

Qualifications: Applicants should have a doctorate in Biological Sciences or a related field. Applicants should be familiar with standard academic teaching and possess a strong commitment to undergraduate education and excellence in teaching.

If you would like to submit your CV, three letters of recommendation (two from outside of USC), and past teaching evaluations to: biology_ntt_teachjobs@dornsife.usc.edu .

In order to be considered for this position, applicants are also required to submit an electronic USC application. Follow this job link or paste in a browser:

http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/26204

USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply.  

 

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Non-Tenure-Track Research Faculty Position, Department of Biological Sciences

The Department of Biological Sciences in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, may have a non-tenure-track research faculty opening, Assistant Professor (Research), Associate Professor (Research) or Professor (Research), in the coming 12 months for a full-time or part-time position.

Applicant should have a doctoral degree in appropriate field of study. If you would like to submit your CV and three letters of recommendation to be held for consideration if there is an opening, please email to biology_ntt_researchjobs@dornsife.usc.edu .  In order to be considered for this position, applicants are also required to submit an electronic USC application; follow this job link or paste in a browser:
http://jobs.usc.edu/postings/30222 .

USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting uschr@usc.edu .

 

  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • University of Southern California
  • Allan Hancock Foundation Building
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0371