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Inclusive Pedagogy Specialist and Visiting Professor @ Lawrence University

February 27, 2020

A bit about the position is below, while additional information about how to apply can be found at the following link: https://lawrence.peopleadmin.com/postings/311

The Department of Biology at Lawrence University invites applications for a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor as an Inclusive Education Specialist beginning September 1, 2020. This two-year position is being funded by a grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to support inclusive STEM education. Responsibilities include 60% teaching in the candidate’s area of expertise (including but not limited to...

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Postdoctoral Associate in Biology Education Research @ BSCS

February 27, 2020
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate in Biology Education Research
Reports To: Research Division Director
Start Date: June 1st, 2020
FLSA Status: Exempt
Applications are invited for a fulltime post-doctoral associate in biology education research at
BSCS Science Learning in Colorado Springs, CO. The successful candidate will work as a
researcher, curriculum writer, and teacher educator on genetics education research projects. The
associate will serve as a researcher on NSF-funded projects led by Dr. Brian M. Donovan, who
will serve as the associate’s postdoctoral... Read more about Postdoctoral Associate in Biology Education Research @ BSCS

Program Manager @ The University of Chicago (Hyde Park)

February 27, 2020

Department

2010032 BSD - Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs

About the Unit

The Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs (OGPA) within the Biological Sciences Division (BSD) coordinates the administrative efforts of graduate and postdoctoral training in the BSD. OGPA works to facilitate consistency among the programs and departments; identifies and develops commonalities in the areas of financial administration, policy development and implementation and in the coordination of information sharing among the programs and departments. The goal... Read more about Program Manager @ The University of Chicago (Hyde Park)

Teaching Faculty Positions @ Simon Fraser University (CAN)

February 26, 2020
Teaching Faculty Positions
The Department of Biological Sciences at Simon Fraser University invites applications for
two continuing teaching faculty appointments at the rank of Lecturer.
Lecturer in Genetics and Microbiology
The successful applicant will be a dedicated and innovative teacher, responsible for
instructing courses in genetics and microbiology. Areas of expertise should include
microbiology, genetics, and molecular biology. Note minimum qualifications below.
Lecturer in Plant Biology and Plant Physiology
The successful applicant will be a dedicated and... Read more about Teaching Faculty Positions @ Simon Fraser University (CAN)

Director School of Molecular Biosciences - Washington State University

February 26, 2020
The College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University seeks a distinguished researcher
and academic leader to be Director of the School of Molecular Biosciences (SMB). Research expertise
in SMB represents the broad disciplines of Biochemistry/Molecular Biology, Cell and Developmental
Biology/Genetics, and Microbiology/Infectious Disease. The research focus of SMB centers on the
application of functional genomics and other molecular techniques to 1) chromosome biology and DNA
repair mechanisms, 2) animal reproduction and development, and 3) biology of bacteria,... Read more about Director School of Molecular Biosciences - Washington State University

Director, Content Development and Strategic Planning @ XBio Education Initiative

February 26, 2020
The Explorer’s Guide to Biology (“XBio”) presents biology through the lens of scientific inquiry
and discovery, and adopts a storytelling approach using a combination of text, illustration, and
video. We are dedicated to making XBio freely available to learners and educators around the world
through an online platform. More information on XBio can be found here:
www.explorebiology.org. XBio is a project of iBiology (www.ibiology.org), a non-profit
organization dedicated to the free, global dissemination of scientific knowledge in the life sciences.
iBiology is seeking a full... Read more about Director, Content Development and Strategic Planning @ XBio Education Initiative
2020 Mar 05

The Power of Persuasion: A Public Speaking Workshop [A PGE Professional Development Day]

Registration Closed 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Modell 100

Do you get nervous before giving a speech? Want to feel more confident while presenting? Or just want to make your presentations more interesting, rather than reading verbatim from slides?

In this workshop, persuasion researcher Jay Olson will cover the communication skills necessary to give an effective presentation. Topics include handling nervousness, enhancing clarity, improving body language, and holding the audience’s...

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NIH Funded Postdoc Training in Informatics, Genomics, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Biomedical Data Science @ Boston Children's Hospital

February 19, 2020

The Computational Health Informatics Program (CHIP) at Boston Children’s Hospital hosts a training program for postdoctoral fellows to be trained in Informatics, Genomics, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Biomedical Data Science. The program is funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) at the National Institutes of Health (T32HD040128-16) and is open to US citizens and permanent residents.

Over the past two decades, the program has trained a mix of 19 fellows with MDs and PhDs. More than 90% have gone on to...

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Faculty in Ecology at Brescia University

February 19, 2020

Assistant Professor in Biology PR# 19-36 Brescia University, a Catholic liberal arts university in the Ursuline tradition, seeks a broadly trained individual for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Biology to begin Fall 2020. Applicants must have a Ph.D. – preferably with coursework and/or credentials in Ecology – and must show a commitment to undergraduate education. The successful applicant will demonstrate ability or willingness to teach both majors and non-majors biology in traditional on-campus format, with an occasional online General Education class, and will have...

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Visiting Professor in Genetics, Biochemistry, or Microbiology @ Davidson College

February 19, 2020

The Davidson College Biology Department invites applications for three two-year visiting assistant professors to teach Genetics, Biochemistry, or Microbiology, beginning 01 July 2020. The area of specialization should be in one of those three fields or a related field. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in cellular/molecular biology (or related field) by June 2020, ability and interest in teaching introductory and one of these three upper-level biology laboratory courses. Each position seeks an individual with demonstrated potential for excellence in...

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Post-Doctoral Position in Science Education Research @ University of Nebraska - Lincoln

February 19, 2020

The School of Natural Resources at University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) is searching for a full time post-doctoral position in science education research. The postdoctoral scholar will assist research for an NSF funded project Bridging Science Education and Psychology Perspectives to Support Science Literacy Theory & Instruction. The goal of the research to understand how students’ emotion, motivation and personal epistemology influence learning when controversial socioscientific issues (SSIs) are used in a classroom. The research is in the context of a...

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2019 Sep 05

Dissertation Defense: Kee Wui Huang (PiN)

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Goldenson 122, 220 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

Kee Wui Huang

Ph.D. Candidate in the Program in Neuroscience

Dissertation Advisor: Bernardo Sabatini, Department of Neurobiology

Dissertation Title:Transcriptional Landscape of the Dorsal Raphe Nucleus

Dissertation Defense, Thursday, September 5, 2019

Seminar: 2:00 PM

Harvard Medical School

Goldenson 122

220 Longwood Avenue

Boston, MA  02115

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