Date 8/18/11


Company Description:

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, founded in 1823, is a coeducational college offering graduate, professional and undergraduate degrees in the health sciences. As a private and independent institution with a long and distinguished history, the College provides traditional and non-traditional programs of study that serve the needs of the community. With campuses in Boston and Worcester, Massachusetts, and Manchester, New Hampshire, the College enrolls over 4000 students, who are drawn from 41 states and 34 foreign countries, and employs approximately 400 faculty and staff.

Job Description:

The Assistant Professor teaches pre-calculus, calculus, and calculus-based physics, including MCAT-oriented sections for premedical and health studies majors, and coordinates physics labs. Service activities relate to the Premedical and Health Studies majors, including contributions to the MCAT preparation course, Pre-Health Advisory Board, and student mentoring.  Scholarship activities result  in conference presentations, publishable manuscripts, and peer-reviewed instructional materials.  Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor.


Required: A PhD in mathematics, physics or a related discipline; ABD candidates near degree completion will be considered; college teaching experience and evidence of teaching excellence in both mathematics and physics disciplines, and a commitment to undergraduate education; excellent communication and organization skills; ability to work effectively with a diverse student population; a record of scholarly activities commensurate with appointment at the assistant professor level.

Desired: Experience with pre-health student advising and degree programs; experience in online instruction and developing online courses.

Additional Information:

 MCPHS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including a substantial health/dental insurance subsidy, generous holiday/vacation policy, and a significant pension plan contribution.

Application Instructions:

Please attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. Principals only. Finalist candidates will be subject to a background check. MCPHS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the College's diversity are welcome to apply.

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