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Assistant Teaching Professor

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Assistant Teaching Professor
Requisition Number FTFR000951
Division/College College of Science
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Non Tenure Track
Posting Date 05/18/2017

The Assistant Teaching Professor in Biotechnology will be responsible for teaching up to five graduate courses per academic year for the Biotechnology Master’s Degree Program. Teaching responsibilities are subject to modification based on the program’s need and at the Dean’s discretion based upon the time commitment of the service requirement. In addition to teaching, this person will be responsible for a service component within his/her role, which will include the maintenance of the teaching lab space, Biotechnology equipment, and student advising. It may also include the creation of new graduate coursework, maintaining updates to existing curriculum, and program administration.


Candidate must have a PhD in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Cellular Biology or related field prior to the start of the appointment, and prior teaching experience at the university level. Position requires excellent communication skills and the ability to work productively and successfully interact with students, faculty and staff.

Additional Information

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Teaching Statement
Optional Documents

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