Visiting Instructor - Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences (Medical Laboratory Sciences)
April 26, 2018
Job Description Summary:
The School of Health Sciences at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan invites qualified persons with a passion for Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences (Medical Laboratory Sciences) to apply for a full-time, visiting appointment with rank and salary commensurate with experience.
As a member of the department of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences, the expectations of this position are to: provide disciplinary expertise and teaching, (area of specialization sought is medical microbiology); advance clinical professional relationships with medical system partners for clinical, and teaching goals; and provide service to the school, university, and communities of practice including participation in student recruitment and retention, continuous academic program refinement, new program development, and active involvement in professional organizations.
The School of Health Sciences serves over 2000 undergraduate, masters, doctoral, and post-professional students through a singular model of advancing community-engaged translational relationships, connecting theory to best practices in four thematic areas. Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences – programs include medical laboratory science, histotechnology, radiologic technology, nuclear medicine, and pre-clinical professions. Human Movement Science – the doctor of physical therapy, and the master of exercise sciences programs offer post-professional certificates and support undergraduate health sciences program concentrations. Public and Environmental Wellness – comprehensive programs consist of undergraduate wellness and health promotion, undergraduate and graduate environmental health and safety, and the master of public health. Interdisciplinary Health Sciences – the undergraduate health sciences degree program offers concentrations in nutrition, holistic health, and interdisciplinary pre-health professions, while the applied health sciences program offers degree completion opportunities for health specialized associate degree holders. Our beautiful platinum LEED-certified campus facilities and broad clinical and community-based opportunities offer an ideal supportive environment for students, faculty, staff and partners to create and enjoy innovative learning, meaningful service, and vibrant research pursuits – in purpose for health.
Oakland University (www.oakland.edu) is a nationally recognized doctoral research institution located on 1,443 acres of scenic land in the cities of Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills in Oakland County, Michigan. Located near many cultural and recreational resources in suburban Detroit, Oakland is a state university enrolling approximately 20,000 students. The University has 132 bachelor's degree programs and 138 graduate degree and certificate programs. Academics include programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business Administration, School of Education and Human Services, School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Health Sciences, School of Medicine and School of Nursing.
Oakland University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
Minimum requirements include certification in Medical Laboratory Science (ASCP) or Medical Technology (ASCP) and an M.S. or PhD in a relevant discipline. Area of specialization sought is medical microbiology.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Application Information: Position begins August 15, 2018. Review of applications will begin May 14, 2018. Contact Dr. Sumit Dinda, Ph.D by email email@example.com. Internet: https://wwwp.oakland.edu/shs/.
Candidates will provide a Diversity Statement that describes their interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality.
Internal Number: 13316
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.