Old Dominion University (ODU) invites applications for a faculty position (rank commensurate with qualifications) in the Medical Laboratory Science Program of the School of Medical Diagnostic and TranslationalSciences beginning July 25, 2021. This appointment can be Clinical track or Tenure track as appropriate for highly qualified applicants. The School is housed in the College of Health Sciences, (https://www.odu.edu/hs) and includes undergraduate programs in medical laboratory science, cytotechnology and nuclear medicine technology as well as a postgraduate certificate program in molecular diagnostics and cytotechnology. The School’s faculty participate in PhD Programs for Graduate Biomedical Sciences, Health Services Research, and Biomedical Engineering, and have set up and operate a high complexity CLIA-certified Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory; applicants whose research programs may utilize these resources are especially encouraged to apply. Information regarding the School of Medical Diagnostic and TranslationalSciences is available online at http://www.odu.edu/mdts.
Qualifications include at minimum an appropriate masters-level degree and professional ASCP certification, as well as evidence of scholarship and/or research potential. Versatility among multiple clinical laboratory disciplines is desirable. Classroom teaching experience in NAACLS accredited programs and/or Clinical laboratory experience are preferred, as is a doctoral degree.
ODU is an ethnically and culturally diverse campus of over 27,000 students. The university is located at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay in the beautiful and historic Tidewater area of coastal Virginia. Nearby recreational and cultural activities abound in in the city of Norfolk and at beaches in Virginia Beach and North Carolina’s Outer Banks.
Candidates should submit a letter of application addressing their qualifications for this position, a summary of professional goals, unofficial graduate transcripts, statement of scholarship and research interests, a current curriculum vitae, and names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references from academic and professional sources to: Chair, MLS SearchCommittee, School of Medical Diagnostic and Translational Sciences at https://jobs.odu.edu/.For more information about the university and the college, visit Old Dominion University’s home page at http://www.odu.edu. Review of applications will begin March 12, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.
It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race (or traits historically associated with race including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Qualifications - knowledge, skills, and abilities: Position-relevant masters-level degree and professional ASCP certification, as well as evidence of scholarship and/or research potential.
Minimum Qualifications - Education or training: Position-relevant masters-level degree and professional ASCP certification.
Minimum Qualifications - Special licenses, registration or certification:ASCP Certification
Preferred Qualifications: Versatility among multiple clinical laboratory disciplines is desirable. Classroom teaching experience in NAACLS accredited programs and/or Clinical laboratory experience are preferred, as is a doctoral degree.
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About Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University, located in the City of Norfolk in the metropolitan Hampton Roads region of coastal Virginia, is a state-assisted, Carnegie doctoral/research-extensive institution that serves its students and enriches the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world through rigorous academic programs, strategic partnerships, and active civic engagement. Its 24,000 students, including over 6,000 graduate students, form a diverse and multicultural community in six academic colleges. Through a collaborative and innovative approach to education and research, the University focuses on student learning and addresses critical needs in the professions. ODU’s programs are offered on the main campus, at higher education centers in the region, and at numerous distance learning sites.