Instructor (Medical Biochemistry)
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Position Summary:Two fifty percent (50%) time term positions in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology are available beginning as soon as possible. The position is funded by the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Description of Duties and Position: The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Southern Illinois University's School of Medicine Carbondale is inviting applications for an Instructor to assist and teach in the medical biochemistry curriculum. Appointees will provide lectures, serve as tutor/facilitators in small group sessions and perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Minimum qualifications are an MS or PhD degree (PhD preferred) in biochemistry, molecular biology, or the life sciences with training in medical biochemistry, biological sciences or related fields with preference for teaching experience in biochemistry. Applicants in the final stages of MS or PhD work and who expect to complete their degree prior to appointment will be considered.

This is a security-sensitive position. Before an offer of employment is made, the University will conduct a pre-employment background investigation which includes a criminal background check.

Appointment and Salary: The position is a 50% time, 12-month, term position. Reappointment will occur contingent upon performance and the availability of funds. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Effective Date of Employment: As soon as possible.

Application Deadline: August 10, 2018, or until the position is filled.

Application Procedure: Applicants should submit a letter of application; curriculum vitae that details education, employment history, teaching, and service experience, description of teaching interests; and should have at least three reference letters sent (or emailed) to:

Dr. Judith Davie, Associate Professor
School of Medicine, Mail Code 4413
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
1245 Lincoln Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901

Email: jdavie@siu.edu

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.