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Summary of Duties:
The Lecturer will teach MBIOS 465 Principles of Biophysical Chemistry. The class teaches Biochemical reactions and processes, molecular recognition, coupled reactions, enzyme catalysis, analysis of macromolecular structure by electrophoresis, sedimentation, viscosity, and spectroscopy. The course has historically high enrollment.
Washington State University's School of Molecular Biosciences (SMB) became an academic unit within the College of Veterinary Medicine on July 1, 2010. Formerly part of the WSU College of Sciences, SMB receives the highest level of funding from the National Institutes of Health within the WSU system. SMB faculty explore the cellular, molecular, and biochemical basis of essential life processes. The school takes pride in fostering an environment that supports collaboration, creativity, productivity, and personal and professional growth. To learn more about the School of Molecular Biosciences, please visit: https://smb.wsu.edu/research
Washington State University is a land grant, comprehensive research institution with an enrollment of approximately 19,500 students on the Pullman campus. Eleven colleges offer doctoral degrees in 46 disciplines; masters and bachelor's degrees are offered in 67 areas of study. The University is one of the largest residential universities in the Northwest and Pullman offers a safe, friendly, small-town living environment. Branch campuses are located in three urban communities across the state.
Washington State University's Pullman campus is situated in the rich agricultural area known as the Palouse, in eastern Washington. Pullman has a strong school system and a reputation as an excellent, safe environment to raise a family. Pullman is only eight miles from the University of Idaho at Moscow, approximately 1.5 hours south of Spokane and 5.5 hours from Seattle. The Pullman environs offers many recreational activities including skiing, fishing, hunting, whitewater rafting, camping, hiking, and rock climbing. Pullman is near the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, and near numerous rivers, lakes and wilderness areas; including the Snake, Salmon, and Clearwater rivers, Coeur d'Alene, Pend Oreille, and Priest lakes, and the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness to name a few.
Tenure Track: No
Monthly Salary: Commensurate with qualification and experience.
FTE: 33.33% Position Term in months: 9
Required Qualifications: PhD in Biochemistry, Microbiology or Genetics.
City, State, Zip: Pullman, WA 99164
Area/College: College of Veterinary Medicine
Department Name: School of Molecular Biosciences
Department Link:smb.wsu.edu Temporary End Date: This is a temporary position expected to end on May 15, 2022. Renewal is dependent on the need for extension and/or if additional funding is secured to extend employment.
Background Check: This position has been designated by the department to require a background check.
Screening Begin Date: Screening of applications will begin November 7, 2021, and will continue until the position has been filled.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must attach the following documents to their online application: 1) curriculum vitae and 2) cover letter. Applicants are required to include contact information for professional references within the application. Required Documents: 1) Curriculum vitae 2) Cover letter
Time Type: Part time
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