Biomedical Sciences Faculty 9-Month

Roanoke, VA, US, 24013

Job Summary

You’ve distinguished yourself through your academic endeavors. Here’s your opportunity to advance health education with your expertise. Become part of the outstanding team at Carilion Clinic, an award-winning healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.
As a community-based organization based in Roanoke, Virginia, we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Together we help our neighbors stay healthy and our region grow stronger. Join us, and advance learning, health, and your career with a leader.

Biomedical Sciences at Jefferson College of Health Sciences seeks an Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, beginning Fall semester, 2018, to teach human anatomy and physiology.  The successful candidate will also be able to teach additional courses in our program, such as general biology, microbiology, comparative anatomy and physiology, or pathophysiology. A course offering in the candidate's area of expertise is also possible. Our program is designed to prepare students for medical school or graduate studies in health care and related fields. Duties include teaching lecture and laboratory courses as well as scholarly activity via an undergraduate-centered research program. The successful candidate will also be expected to engage in service to the College through committee work at the program, departmental, and College levels. Service to the community is also valued.

Classes begin mid-August, 2018.  Interested applicants should contact Dr. Robin Lee Davies, Director of Biomedical Sciences, at (540) 224-4505 or send a CV directly to Dr. Davies at  Statements of teaching philosophy and research interests should accompany the CV.  Applicants must also fill out an application online at 

Our college is located in Roanoke, VA, and is affiliated with Carilion Clinic, a healthcare organization with more than 600 physicians in a multi-specialty group practice and eight not-for-profit hospitals. We are committed to helping fulfill Carilion's vision of providing interdisciplinary patient care enhanced by education and research. Jefferson College enrolls 1,150 students and offers numerous associate through doctoral degrees in addition to the Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Doctoral degree in a life or related science is required. 

Experience: Teaching experience at the undergraduate level is preferred.   Postdoctoral research and undergraduate research mentoring experience are especially desirable, and experience in a cadaver-based anatomy course would be helpful.  

Licensure/Registry/Certification: Appropriate to program. 

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 11669 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Jefferson College of Health Sciences 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Primarily days
Recruiter: JASON A BISHOP 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4039 
Recruiter Email: 


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Posting Notes:

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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