Faculty Job Openings
Advanced Academic Programs
Johns Hopkins University Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) is seeking, a full-time, non-tenure track lecturer and program coordinator for the Center for Biotechnology Education, which houses several biotechnology master’s degrees and post-degree certificates. In this position, the coordinator teaches five courses, advises students, and provides academic administrative support for the programs, including the launch new program initiatives. The ideal candidate will have expertise in one of these areas—bioinformatics, genetics, genomics, biotechnology, molecular biology or a related field—and will teach core courses as well as courses in the individual’s area of expertise. The Program Coordinator position is a non-tenure-track, 12-month renewable faculty position administered from the Montgomery County Campus. The Faculty Program Coordinator will report to the Program Director for Biotech programs. Learn more at http://advanced.jhu.edu and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/38126.
Advanced Academic Programs
Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) is seeking, a full-time, non-tenure track lecturer and program coordinator for a proposed new Master of Science program in Individualized Genomics and Health. This new program will combine the resources of existing programs in biotechnology and related fields. It will be housed in the cluster of biotech degree programs offered in AAP, known as the Center for Biotechnology Education. The Program Coordinator position is a non-tenure-track, 12-month renewable faculty position administered from the Montgomery County Campus. The new program in Individualized Genomics and Health will be marketed as a fully online program available nationally and internationally. The Faculty Program Coordinator will be involved in launching this exciting new degree that has the potential to grow rapidly. The Faculty Program Coordinator will report to the Program Director for Biotech programs. Learn more at http://advanced.jhu.edu and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/36435.
Advanced Academic Programs
We invite applications to fill an opening for a full-time, non-tenure-track, 12-month renewable faculty position as Faculty Program Coordinator to help administer the Masters of Science Programs in three areas: Energy Policy and Climate (EPC), Geographic Information Systems, and Environmental Science and Policy (ESP). As the nation’s oldest and one of the most prestigious research universities, Johns Hopkins offers high-quality master’s degrees and post-baccalaureate education to students located in the greater Baltimore and Washington, D.C. regions and throughout the United States and abroad. The Faculty Program Coordinator will report to the Program Directors for ESP and EPC. The Program Coordinator will have the following instructional and administrative responsibilities: Teach five graduate courses per 12-month academic year; respond to queries from prospective students; support regular program marketing activities (e.g., open houses, recruitment fairs, materials development) in order to grow the program by increasing student enrollments; work with AAP staff and program faculty to ensure the delivery of a quality program; help identify and train adjunct faculty; provide input on curricular development; complete other administrative duties as assigned. Learn more at http://advanced.jhu.edu and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/39301.
Advanced Academic Programs
The Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) unit of the Krieger School seeks a part-time Faculty Program Coordinator to help administer its MS in Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Program. This new program will combine the resources of existing programs in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Global Security Studies, and Intelligence. It will be housed in the cluster of environmental degree programs offered in AAP, as that is where the GIS program is situated, along with programs in Environmental Sciences and Policy and Energy Policy and Climate. We invite applications to fill an opening for a part-time, non-tenure-track, 12-month renewable faculty position as Faculty Program Coordinator. Once the program grows to over 50 students the position will be considered for full-time status. The GEOINT program will be administered from the Washington DC JHU Campus, but will be marketed as a fully online program available nationally and internationally. The Faculty Program Coordinator will be involved in launching this exciting new degree that has the potential to grow rapidly. The Faculty Program Coordinator will report to the Program Director for Environmental programs and will coordinate with the Program Director for the Intelligence and Global Security Studies programs. Learn more at http://advanced.jhu.edu and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/36204.
Advanced Academic Programs
The MA in Writing program in the Advanced Academic Programs in the Zanvyl-Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at the Johns Hopkins University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track, 12-month faculty position as Assistant Director. The program has approximately 150 – 200 students. The ideal candidate will have an MFA in creative writing with an emphasis on nonfiction, or a related advanced degree, and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment. Additional qualifications in writing and teaching journalism would be an asset, as would having multi-media experience, including teaching and developing online courses in Blackboard. Any one or more of the following skills would also be welcomed: dramatic writing, professional writing, editing, and publishing. Learn more at http://advanced.jhu.edu and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/36834.
German and Romance Languages and Literatures
The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures seeks to fill the position of Assistant Professor of Iberian Studies, tenure track. The preferred primary field will be modern Iberian literature and/or cinema, with secondary interest’s related fields such as media studies or comparative literature. The successful application will have a proven track record of research and teaching. Moreover, the search committee is committed to hiring candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.Learn more at http://grll.jhu.edu and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/37602.
The Department of Political Science invites applications for a tenure-track assistant or tenured associate professor position in comparative politics, with a focus on Chinese politics. We are especially interested in applications from scholars who work on political economy, informal institutions, and/or social movements. The comparative politics subfield at Johns Hopkins builds upon one of the distinctive strengths of the Political Science Department—fostering innovative research and cross-field synergies that reach beyond the traditional divides of our discipline. Over the last decade, we have developed exciting cross-field collaborations in comparative and international political economy, parties and elections, transnational politics, and comparative racial politics. We are a methodologically diverse and pluralistic department, and we encourage applications from those trained in a variety of research methods. Learn more at http://politicalscience.jhu.edu and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/31670.
The Department of Sociology in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in sociology and Latin American studies beginning as early as July 1, 2017. Areas of specialization within the sociology of Latin America are open; however, we are particularly interested in candidates who would widen and deepen our strengths in the fields of comparative sociology, historical sociology, world‐systems analysis, and/or global social change and development. The successful candidate will hold a tenure-track appointment in Sociology and also will be affiliated with the Program in Latin American Studies. Experience in research, teaching, and professional service should be commensurate with that expected in a research‐intensive University in which there is a strong commitment to instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Questions may be directed to the chair of the Sociology Department, Professor Beverly Silver (email@example.com). Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2017 and continue until the search is completed. Learn more and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/39682.
Physics & Astronomy and Biophysics
The Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Department of Biophysics of the Johns Hopkins University expect to fill a joint tenure-track or tenured faculty position. The search is open rank with a preference for candidates at the assistant or associate professor level. Priority will be given to candidates working at the interface of physics and biology. Applications are welcome from both experimental and theoretical researchers. This new position is part of a major campus-wide investment in data intensive science and engineering. JHU’s interdisciplinary Institute for Data Intensive Science and Engineering (IDIES) seeks to enhance cross-disciplinary communication and collaboration on data intensive techniques and methodologies as a means to stimulate major advances. Examples of areas of research focus for the successful candidate may include, but are not limited to: cellular and molecular imaging, intracellular dynamics, biological soft matter, creation or novel use of experimental or numerical databases of biophysical interest, and large-scale simulations at the molecular and cellular level. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an active research program and to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and short description of research and teaching plans via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/39153. Applicants who wish to be considered at the level of assistant professor should have three letters of recommendation submitted on their behalf to the same address. If you have questions concerning Interfolio, please call 887-997-8807 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also contact Jessica Appel at 410-516-7243 or email@example.com.
The Department of Economics at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland invites applications for two full-time positions as Lecturer or Senior Lecturer. The primary duty of the positions will be teaching undergraduate courses. We welcome applicants from all subfields of economics. Applicants should have at least two years of experience as instructors for undergraduate courses, and should have a record of excellent teaching performance. A PhD degree is preferred. The department has a particular interest in candidates who will make substantial contributions to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. The position will remain open until filled. Submit the following: (a) a cover letter; (b) curriculum vitae; (c) and 2 student evaluations online at Interfolio at the following link: .http://apply.interfolio.com/39678.
The Department of Biophysics invites applications for a full time Lecturer in Biophysics for the academic year 2016-2017. Responsibilities of the successful candidate will include teaching 4 sections per semester (Fall and Spring) of Introduction to Scientific Computing (12 in-class contact hours a week) course. Responsibilities also include all the activities associated with teaching: mentoring students, designing problem sets, developing active learning activities exam writing, maintaining course websites, integrating course content with laboratory exercises and in-classroom digital technologies, interacting with other faculty and teaching assistants. Review of applications will being immediately. Learn more and apply online at https://apply.interfolio.com/35747.
The Chemistry Department of Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, invites applications from outstanding individuals in search of a tenure-track position in the area broadly defined as chemistry at the interface of biology with an anticipated starting date of July 1, 2016. Applicants at the Assistant and Associate Professor level are preferred but exceptional candidates at the Full Professor level will also be considered. Learn more and apply online at http://apply.interfolio.com/30860.
The Department of Cognitive Science at Johns Hopkins University seeks to make an open rank, tenure-track faculty appointment in the area of psycholinguistics. The ideal candidate will have an exceptionally strong record of conducting and directing psycholinguistic research that makes substantive contact with linguistic theory, and integrates experimental and computational methods. Research areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the processing of syntax, semantics or pragmatics. Candidates should carry out integrative work in the target area, and have the ability to conduct effective teaching, student supervision, and collaboration in a formally-oriented, highly interdisciplinary cognitive science department. The search committee and Johns Hopkins University are committed to hiring candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Apply online at http://apply.interfolio.com/31295.
The Department of History at the Johns Hopkins University invites applications for an open-rank professorship in 19th- or 20th-century African American history, with an anticipated start date on or about July 1, 2017. Please submit a cover letter, CV, writing sample, research statement, and three letters of reference online via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/31591. Materials should be submitted by September 1, 2016.
Psychological and Brain Sciences
The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Johns Hopkins University seeks applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position in human cognitive neuroscience/cognitive psychology with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2016. Both junior and more senior candidates with strong records of research productivity are encouraged to apply. Applicants should have interests and expertise in human perception, memory, and/or cognition (broadly construed) using one or more experimental methods. Learn more and apply online at http://apply.interfolio.com/31049.
The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Johns Hopkins University invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position in behavioral neuroscience with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2016. Both junior and more senior candidates with strong records of research productivity are encouraged to apply. Candidates should have interests and expertise in the mechanistic basis of behavior using animal models. Applicants using cutting-edge approaches that integrate physiological or molecular methods with neural systems-level methods are especially encouraged to apply. Learn more and apply online at http://apply.interfolio.com/31048.