Carnegie Mellon University, Mellon College of Science invites applications for the position of Biological Sciences Director of Undergraduate Programs. The director will be responsible for helping students with course scheduling, defining their academic and career goals and identifying research opportunities. Work with faculty committees to assist with planning and implementing new program initiatives and student activities. Lead the undergraduate colloquium course, co-teach the first and junior year seminars of the Mellon College of Science core curriculum. The director will work with faculty on curriculum development and the department, college, and administration on recruiting.
About Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.