The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is accepting applications for a full-time, open rank, twelve-month faculty position in the Department of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences (CDS), School of Health Professions (SHP). The successful candidate will have teaching, research/scholarship, and service responsibilities in the Master of Science in Biomedical and Health Science (MS.BHS) program. The Master of Science in Biomedical and Health Sciences Program is an 11-month postbaccalaureate program designed to prepare a diverse student body for entry into graduate health professions programs. This program is jointly run by the Departments of CDS (CDS/SHP) and Cell, Developmental & Integrative Biology, School of Medicine (CDIB/SOM). The Program has an excellent relationship with health-related programs at UAB, and graduates are accepted into graduate professional programs throughout the US.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Department: Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences
Assignment Category: Full-Time
Tenure Status: Open Tenure
Candidates with demonstrated teaching and research expertise in the area of Physiology, Biomedical Sciences, or a related field are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with a Doctorate (PhD, MD, DO, PharmD, etc.) or Physician Assistant (PA) degrees.
Doctorate (PhD, MD, DO, PharmD, etc.) or Physician Assistant (PA) degrees. The candidate should possess knowledge: in medical/human physiology, biomedical sciences, pharmacology, pharmacy. Preference will be given to those with experience teaching at the graduate level.
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Internal Number: 9118
About University of Alabama, Birmingham
In fall 2018, UAB had a third consecutive year of record-high over all enrollment with 21,923 students, including its largest freshman class ever (2,299), with enrollment growth in every school on campus and in the acclaimed UAB Honors College. The freshman class had an average ACT of 25.2 and GPA of 3.73- both higher than 2017. UAB's students are talented and diverse, with minority students making up 40.5 percent of the freshman class and 39.7 percent of the entire of the student body. Logo Logo UAB is was recently recognized as the Top Young University in the U.S. and 10th globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. UAB research expenditures are at a record high, exceeding $562 million in FY17, and UAB ranks 15th in federal funding nationally among public universities (top 4 percent) and 31st overall (top 5 percent). In National Institutes of Health funding, UAB ranks 8th among public universities (top 2 percent) and 23rd overall (top 4 percent) with more than $244 million. UAB Health system has over one million patient visits annually and is home to Alabama's largest hospital and the 3rd largest public hospital in the U.S. UAB houses the state's only level ...1 adult trauma center and the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama and a five-state region. UAB is the state's largest single-site employer, with more than 23,000 employees, and has an annual economic impact of over $7.15 billion on Alabama.