This is a full-time nine month lecturer faculty position. The successful candidate will teach Medical Laboratory Science and Medical Laboratory Technology courses and assist the Program Director with managing the Medical Laboratory Science, Medical Laboratory Science Advanced Placement, and Medical Laboratory Technology programs in maintaining all NAACLS standards; reporting on outcomes assessment; and, advising undergraduate students. This faculty member must be able to deliver courses in a traditional, and synchronous and asynchronous distance education format; must be able to teach, day, evening, and weekend courses; and engage in professional, university, and public service. This faculty member must maintain certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist.
Youngstown State University—an urban research university—emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world.
The University: Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities; Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs; Offers graduate programs in selected areas of excellence, including those that meet the needs of the region; Supports economic development through applied learning and research; Integrates teaching and learning, scholarship, and civic engagement; Fosters understanding of diversity, sustainability, and global perspectives; and Advances the intellectual and cultural life of the city, region, and world.
Earned Master's degree degree in a Health-related field, Biology, Chemistry, Science, or Health Education and a Bachelor's degree in Medical Laboratory Science (MLS), Medical Technology (MT), or Clinical Laboratory Science (CLS); hold a current ASCP-BOC generalist certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist; and, have a minimum of 3 years clinical experience in the medical laboratory field.
Doctorate or master's degree in a health-related field, biology, chemistry, or science or health education. Experience with teaching at the University-level; the development and delivery of courses in an asynchronous online format; curriculum and course development; NAACLS accreditation; and ASCP certification; supply and inventory control; equipment maintenance; and, working with clinical affiliates and managing clinical faculty. Computer literacy in Word, Power Point, Excel, and Blackboard or a similar distance learning platform.
Since 1908, Youngstown State University has prepared its graduates to become leaders in the region, the state, and the nation. Located on a beautiful 140-acre campus near downtown Youngstown, Ohio, YSU offers a comprehensive selection of major programs backed by a strong tradition of teaching and scholarship. YSU has a diverse student body of approximately 12,700 students. Multicultural students make up nearly 18 percent of the student body at the University, and over 400 international students hail from fifty-five countries. A student-faculty ratio of 16:1 provide the personal contact associated with a smaller institution, and its connection to the Ohio state system of higher education enables it to draw on the vast resources of that system.
Youngstown State University is a comprehensive urban research university that provides associate, baccalaureate, and graduate instruction and continuing education in one location. The University offers a broad curriculum in the School of Graduate Studies and Research and six colleges: Business Administration; Education; Creative Arts and Communications; Health and Human Services; Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; and Science, Technology, E...ngineering, and Mathematics.
Youngstown State University provides for a broad-based education through a core curriculum of 45 semester hours spread across five areas of concentration and emphasizing the development of writing, speaking, and critical-thinking skills.