Job Openings

Part-Time Faculty Member - Basic Sciences (Florida)

The Department of Basic Sciences at National University of Health Sciences invites applications for a part-time faculty position at their Florida location beginning in September 2017.  The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in basic medical science or a closely related discipline. This will be primarily a teaching position to cover instruction in the basic science curriculum for students in the NUHS Doctor of Chiropractic program. NUHS is seeking an individual who can integrate basic science concepts with functional relevance in the clinical setting.  Excellent communicative and teaching skills are required.  The positon will also offer opportunities to participate in clinically oriented or educational research. 

Job Summary

The faculty member shall be prepared academically to teach students in the classroom, laboratory or clinic, and to assist students by providing appropriate advising.  The faculty member is responsible for classroom teaching duties as assigned by the chairperson.  He/she is charged with helping the student learn through appropriate teaching methods, assessing the knowledge and skills (didactic and practical) the student has learned, and reporting that learning to the student, the Dean of the College of Professional Studies, Assistant Dean or their designee.  

Qualifications

Required

  • Ph.D. in basic medical science or a closely related discipline

Preferred

  • Experience in higher education teaching
  • Evidence of a commitment to continuing education
  • Three years of teaching experience

How to Apply

Applicants can apply by sending a current curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and three letters of recommendation to pjones@nuhs.edu

NUHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer