Faculty Job Openings

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Advanced Academic Programs

Faculty Program Coordinator, Biotechnology

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

Program Coordinator, Biotechnology – Individualized Genomics and Health

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

Assistant Director – MA in Writing Program

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

Assistant Professor of Iberian Studies- Tenure Track

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.


Political Science

Assistant/Associate Professor, Chinese Politics

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.


Sociology

Assistant Professor in Sociology of Latin America

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 (silver@jhu.edu). 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.


Economics

Lecturer/Sr. Lecturer in the Department of Economics

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.


Chemistry

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Biological Chemistry

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.


Psychological and Brain Sciences

Cognitive Neuroscience/Cognitive Psychology Faculty Position

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.

Behavioral Neuroscience Faculty Position

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.


Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities, and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.