Assistant or Associate Professor in Biomedical Sciences
Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
$70,000-76,000 for Assistant Professor, $80,000-95,000 for Associate Professor; salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Colorado State University (CSU) is committed to providing employees with a strong and competitive benefits package that supports you, your health, and your family. Visit CSU’s Human Resources website for detailed benefit plan information for permanent full-time and part-time faculty and administrative professional employees in the following University benefit areas:
2 openings available.
Two non-tenure-track assistant or associate professors are needed to teach in the DVM undergraduate and graduate curricula (ex. animal gross anatomy, neuroanatomy, histology, physiology, pharmacology, embryology, pathophysiology). These two 9-month positions will be integral members of the anatomical services teaching team and will integrate into other DVM and BMS courses as expertise allows. Potential course responsibilities include in whole or in part: 1) animal anatomy (VM616, VM621, BMS305, BMS330, BMS380, BMS531, BMS633); 2) physiology (VM618, VM744, BMS300, BMS430, BMS460/461, BMS500, BMS501, BMS640); neurobiology (VM619). Course descriptions can be viewed in the CSU Catalog (https://catalog.colostate.edu/). Position will contribute to curriculum development, student advising, and support K-12 outreach efforts. Opportunities for summer salary exist with involvement and/or contributions to summer teaching, research, outreach.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter; CV; statement of teaching philosophy; scholarly activity goals; a personal reflection on your experience and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion; and the names and contact information of 3 professional references. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by 11:59 MT on Sunday, October 2, 2022. CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Required Job Qualifications: Applicants to Assistant Professor rank will have a terminal degree such as DVM or PhD, or equivalent. Applicants should have relevant experience as a postdoctoral fellow, instructor, lecturer, or assistant professor and other qualifying credentials. Applicants to Associate Professor rank will have a terminal degree such as DVM or PhD, or equivalent. Applicants considered for Associate Professor should be at the rank of associate professor or have five or more years of experience at the assistant professor level with evidence of sufficient scholarly activity and other qualifying credentials. For either level, the other qualifying credentials could include: creating and directing courses, peer teaching reviews, course surveys, record of scholarly activity. All applicants should describe their teaching philosophy and include a statement of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice (JEDI) as part of their application. Information about grant funding, publications, citations, history of invited talks, professional society involvement is encouraged. Progress is expected in these areas over time, and whether or not a candidate is qualified at each level is evaluated by department faculty.
Preferred Job Qualifications: - Experience with web-based and/or laboratory course delivery systems; Two or more years of experience delivering professional veterinary medicine curricula with topic area expertise for curricular delivery; Two or more years of experience teaching anatomy in a gross anatomy laboratory setting.
About Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
The Department of Biomedical Sciences (BMS) in the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS) at Colorado State University (CSU) is a major locus for biomedical education including undergraduate, graduate, veterinary and post-doctoral training and for translational biomedical research at Colorado State University. BMS houses more than 30 research laboratories. Faculty members’ interests run the gamut from reproductive biology and endocrinology to molecular neuroscience and cardiovascular physiology. CSU is located in Fort Collins, Colorado and is a community of ~165,000 people located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. The city offers outstanding outdoor recreational opportunities and excellent quality of life. Additional information on the city of Fort Collins can be found at http://www.fcgov.com.