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Assistant Professor/Program Director of Clinical Laboratory Sciences

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Posting Details

Title Information

Security Sensitive Position? Yes
Hours of Work TBA

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number TSU201863
Official TSU Title Assistant Professor/Program Director of Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Grant Title N/A
Job Description Summary / TWC Summary

Under the general guidance of the Department Chair, the Assistant Professor/Program Director will teach undergraduate level courses, advise undergraduate students and engage in scholarly research.

Essential Duties Summary

Assumes responsibility for the administrative and academic functions of the department. Teaching courses and advising students at the undergraduate level. Participation in internship and practicum programs. Engaging in scholarly research. Serving on departmental and college committees. Participating in professional activities including internal and external conferences and seminars. Other duties within the range of skills normally associated with a position of this classification in an evolving teaching and learning environment.

% FTE

100%

Hiring Range Commensurate with experience.
Education

Terminal degree in a health related field.

Required Licensing/Certification

Current nationally recognized certification/licensure in laboratory science (ASCP preferred).

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

The candidate should possess excellent interpersonal communication skills and a strong commitment to teaching and scholarship. Active research and evidence of scholarly/professional activities that permit collaboration with faculty from diverse disciplines.

Work Experience

Prior experience as a faculty member at a school/college is desirable, as is demonstrated strength in teaching. This campus-based faculty member will primarily teach in evidence-based practice courses as well as other areas of the Clinical Lab Sciences curriculum as assigned. Other duties of the successful candidate include service to the department, College and University as assigned and scholarly activity in an area of interest or expertise. Three year’s recent clinical laboratory work experience (within the last 7 years). Experience in teaching at the undergraduate level in both didactic and laboratory courses. Experience in NAACLS accreditation requirements and reporting. Experience in curriculum design and outcome assessment.

Leadership/Supervisory Responsibilities

N/A

Work Complexity/Budget Authority

N/A

Independent Judgment/Decision Making/Problem Solving Skills

N/A

Personal/Organizational Contacts

N/A

Customer Service Relationships

Demonstrated ability to work with students from diverse cultural and ethnic groups.

Working/Environmental Conditions

Work is normally performed in a typical interior work environment, which does not subject the employee to any hazardous or unpleasant elements. Position requires occasional or frequent moderate physical activity.

Desired start date
Position End Date (if temporary)

Posting Detail Information

UA EEO Statement

It is the policy of Texas Southern University to provide a work environment that is free from discrimination for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, individuals with disability, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its programs, activities, admissions or employment policies. This policy of equal opportunity is strictly observed in all University employment-related activities such as advertising, recruiting, interviewing, testing, employment training, compensation, promotion, termination, and employment benefits. This policy expressly prohibits harassment and discrimination in employment based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, genetic history, national origin, individuals with disability, age, citizenship status, or protected veteran status. This policy shall be adhered to in accordance with the provisions of all applicable federal, state and local laws, including, but not limited to, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act.

Manual of Administrative Policies and Procedures

Close Date
Open Until Filled (overrides close field) Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants Open to all applicants.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a terminal degree in a health related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a current nationally recognized certification/licensure in laboratory science? (ASCP preferred).
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have experience as a faculty member at a school/college?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have three (3) years of recent clinical laboratory work experience (within the last 7 years)?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience in teaching at the undergraduate level in both didactic and laboratory courses?
    • Yes, Didactic Courses
    • Yes, Laboratory Courses
    • Both
    • None of the above.
  6. * Do you have experience in NAACLS accreditation requirements and reporting?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have experience in curriculum design and outcome assessment?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Reference Letter 1
  3. Reference Letter 2
  4. Reference Letter 3