Assistant Professor of Teaching in Biology - UC Irvine

The School of Biological Sciences at UCI is hiring an Assistant Professor of Teaching with the potential for security of employment. The ideal start date is Fall 2021. The faculty member will initially implement a dry laboratory experience coordinated with the first-year core biology undergraduate curriculum (Bio 93 – DNA to Organisms; Bio 94 – Organisms to Ecosystems). We seek a scholar who would be responsible for the development, deployment and assessment of this new first-year laboratory course for biology majors. The successful candidate should demonstrate a strong commitment to effective teaching utilizing inclusive, data-driven pedagogies and an interest in pursuing discipline-based education research. We encourage applicants that are committed to inclusive excellence and that value a thriving, diverse and collaborative university culture.

The position requires a Ph.D. in the life sciences and expertise in undergraduate biology education and pedagogy. Review of applications will begin June 27, 2021. For application instructions, and to apply for the position, please go to Assistant Professor of Teaching (JPF06780) - UCI - Recruit. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

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