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University at Buffalo Summer Program Instructor (Biochemistry) in Buffalo, New York

Position Title: Summer Program Instructor (Biochemistry)

Posting Number: R1900123

Employer: Research Foundation

Salary Range: $2,000 (total for period)

FTE: 0.32

Position Summary:

The Post-Baccalaureate Program at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences seeks an instructor to teach a biochemistry course for a six-week summer enrichment session. The position will provide an overview of key concepts of biochemistry at the undergraduate level for a class of 20-25 students. The enrichment course is non-credit bearing and independent of courses offered as part of the regular academic curriculum of the University. Instructor must be able to utilize and/or update course content from the established curriculum. Specific responsibilities include: • develop and present course material in a manner that is inclusive for students from both science and non-science majors and that encourages all students’ participation • develop, administer and score pretest, class assignments, quizzes and post-test • return students’ work promptly with feedback • maintain student records (pre/post-testing data, assignment and quiz grades) using MS Excel • submit course materials (syllabus, lessons, class assignments, pre/post-tests, quizzes, answer sheets) and student grade reports to the Program Coordinator upon course conclusion.

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As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree from an accredited institution in a science discipline related to the subject; excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

Teaching experience in related subject at an accredited institution of higher education; experience working with students from diverse cultural backgrounds.

Deadline for Applicants: Open Until Filled

Quicklink for Posting: 19806