The University of Michigan Dearborn Department of Natural Sciences is seeking an instructor(s) to teach “Principles of Biochemistry”. This 300-level, intermediate course is cross-listed under Biochemistry, Biology, and Chemistry and is described as “A concise but comprehensive survey of various areas of biochemistry designed for non-biochemistry majors. The course follows the standard approach to the subject including a description of cells, their structure and constituent macromolecules (proteins, nucleic acids, carbohydrates and lipids), enzymology, bioenergetics, intermediary metabolism, and gene regulation.”
For the winter 2020 semester the class size will be between 33 and 40 students with two weekly, 75-minute class meetings beginning at 6 pm on Monday / Wednesday or Tuesday / Thursday.
A Ph.D. in Biochemistry or a related field with experience in teaching undergraduate students is strongly desired.
Please submit CV and coverletter to this posting.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 181591
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