The Department of Biology at Temple University seeks qualified applicants for a full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level, commencing January 1, 2019. The position will include teaching in a Professional Science Master’s program focusing on Bioinnovation (see http://bioinnopsm.cst.temple.edu/). The successful candidate also will be involved in development of online course(s) in response to the College’s call for advancing availability of coursework suitable for combining distance learning with classroom instruction. Qualifications of competitive candidates would include a doctoral degree in the biological sciences and demonstrated teaching experience in the area of epigenetics, biomarkers and/or entrepreneurship in biological sciences. Recent research experience is also desirable. Applicants should submit to Tania.Stephens@temple.edu a single pdf attachment that contains (i) a cover letter that includes a personal statement of qualification for the position, (ii) a curriculum vitae, including a description of teaching accomplishments (iii) a syllabus including goals and student outcomes for a proposed or previously taught course, and (iv) the names and contact information of three references. Review of application files will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Temple University is an equal opportunity, equal access, affirmative action employer committed to achieving a diverse community (AA, EOE, m/f/d/v).
The Huffington Post has an article about the current cruise at: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/scientists-exploring-uncharted-ecosystems-atlantic-ocean_us_5b7b12e4e4b0a5b1febde68f
And another from CNN on new discoveries
And finally NBC News
Erik Cordes and Alexis Weinnig were interviewed for an article that appeared front page above-the-fold in the NYT Science section. Heres a link:
Read the latest Biology Department Newsletter on line or download it (Bio_S18 Update_final.pdf)
Acid Horizon (https://acidhorizon.com/), a documentary film featuring Erik Cordes and directed by Ivan Hurzeler, will have its world premiere showings on March 2 & 3 this year at the Santa Barbara Film Festival.