Teaching Faculty Positions in Biology

Employer
Westlake University
Location
Hangzhou, Zhejiang (CN)
Salary
Internationally competitive salary and fringe benefits
Closing date
Jul 23, 2022

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Discipline
Life Sciences, Biology
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer
Organization Type
Academia
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Job Details

Westlake University is a new type of non-profit research-oriented university in the People's Republic of China, supported by public and private funding. At Westlake, we strive for excellence in advanced research and nourish talented change-makers We focus on major disciplines in natural sciences and engineering, emphasizing interdisciplinary learning and collaborations. Our goal is to cultivate generations of talent that dare to step into the unknown and are willing to take social responsibilities.

The School of Life Sciences is currently accepting applications for multiple teaching faculty positions at all academic ranks.

Teaching Faculty Positions in Biology

Responsibilities:

1. Develop and teach major courses in biology in English for undergraduate students (in English).

2. Enhance students’ motivation and interest in biology.

3. Support students’ learning and provide individualized assistance.

4. Provide training and guidance to teaching assistants.

Requirements:

1. A Ph.D. degree in Biology or a closely related field.

2. Demonstrated success in teaching major undergraduate courses in life sciences at world-leading universities.

3. Strong communication, writing, and interpersonal skills.

WHAT WE OFFER:

Westlake University offers an internationally competitive salary, an attractive benefits package, and comprehensive insurance coverage.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICANTS:

To apply, please send the following documents in English as a single PDF file to teaching_faculty@westlake.edu.cn:

1. Cover letter

2. Curriculum vitae

3. Teaching statement describing your teaching philosophy

4. Course description and syllabus for a proposed introductory undergraduate course

5. A list of at least three professional references with complete contact information

Please indicate “Position Name-Applicant’s Name-Information Source” in the email subject lines and the CV attachment title.

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. Outstanding short-listed applicants will be contacted for interviews. Interviews will continue until all positions are filled.

Westlake University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals of all ethnic backgrounds and countries.

Company

Founded in 2018, Westlake University is a new, private research university in Hangzhou, China. Preceded by the Westlake Institute for Advanced Study, Westlake University is creating a stimulating, world-class environment for research and education in science, engineering and technology, and the life sciences.

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Website
Telephone
0571-85271239
Location
No. 18 Shilongshan Road, Cloud Town, Xihu District
Hangzhou
Non US or Canada
310000
China

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