Term Instructor

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Mar 29, 2023
May 21, 2023
Analyst, Research
Full Time
Term Instructor, Advanced Biomedical Sciences ProgramGeorge Mason University and Georgetown University maintain a partnership in graduate biomedical education, and we are seeking 2 enthusiastic individuals to serve as Term Instructors in the Advanced Biomedical Sciences graduate certificate program at the Science and Technology campus of George Mason University in Manassas, VA. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.A-JEDI Statement:George Mason University College of Science (Mason Science) is committed to advancing access, justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (AJEDI) throughout our STEM community, including within our hiring and retention practices. At Mason Science, our values include fostering an organizational culture that promotes Anti-Racism, belonging, respect, and civility. We believe that a diversity of opinions, cultures, and perspectives is what provides vibrancy, innovation and growth to an academic community. By prioritizing inclusive excellence in academics, teaching, research, and global engagement, we strive to attract a diverse pool of faculty and staff who exemplify the Mason Science mission and vision. Responsibilities:This full-time position, beginning mid-August 2023, is an opportunity for an energetic and talented scholar who is interested in further developing their teaching skills by working with students enrolled in a biomedical graduate certificate program. Specific duties include:Conducting recitations, reviews, and facilitated learning sessions;Providing instructional support for course directors;Assisting the Program Director in administration of the program including Data Management;Participating in the planning and execution of student activities outside of the classroom; andStudent advising and teaching.Required Qualifications:Successful completion of an M.S. in physiology or a related field prior to the start date of the position.Preferred Qualifications:Some teaching experience in the sciences at the secondary or higher education-level, especially medical related courses;Experience with premedical advising and/or graduate programs;Familiarity with hybrid learning/flipped classroom learning; andFamiliarity with lecture capture technology and supporting online course materials.

For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.Provide a brief statement (no more than 300 words) detailing how your teaching, service, research, or advising / mentorship has supported the success of students from historically minoritized and marginalized groups. Applicants who have not yet had the opportunity for such experience should note how their work will further Mason Science's commitment to access, justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (AJEDI).

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

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