Adjunct Assistant Professor 2022-23 in Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
University of California Los Angeles
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: 3232652
Adjunct Assistant Professor 2022-23 in Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF07368
Duties: Oversee a state-of-the-art microscope and imaging facility established by the Department in partnership with the UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center. The successful candidate will be expected to play a significant role in the development of competent microscopy users in the new facility. Assist in the identification, assessment, and acquisition of new equipment and technologies to fulfill the needs of a diverse group of users. Teach lecture courses on various topics in molecular, cell, and developmental biology, as well as other topics as needed at the undergraduate level. This will include planning and coordinating discussion activities for multiple sections of courses; supervising course teaching assistants; managing the acquisition and maintenance of course materials; supervising student projects; and maintaining office hours. May also participate in microscopy research and service as appropriate and in consultation with the Department Chair.
Applicants should submit their materials on-line to https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF07368 including curriculum vitae, cover letter which should include the 1) topics most comfortable/experienced teaching and if relevant, mention specific courses from the UCLA general catalog and 2) if interested in academic year or summer teaching or both), written statement of teaching interests and background, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references.
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.