This position has primary responsibilities in overseeing the NAACLS accredited undergraduate Medical Laboratory Science program at the University of Toledo, including but not limited to curriculum, development and execution of short and long-term objectives/strategies to strengthen the program, oversight and recruitment of program faculty/staff, oversight of student recruitment, student advising and student success in the program and maintaining NAACLS accreditation standards. The Program Director will also teach in the program, and advise prospective and enrolled students in the program. The Program Director will be appointed to a non-tenure track faculty appointment.
Review of applications will begin March 15, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. The starting date for this position will be August 1, 2023.
Interested candidates must submit 1) a letter of application addressing their professional and teaching experience, 2) a current curriculum vitae, 3) a statement of diversity, equity and inclusion, and 4) the names and contact information for three referees.
The University of Toledo is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion and to maintaining a welcoming and respectful community to all members, regardless of their race, national origin, religion, beliefs, age, socioeconomic status, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status. As part of this commitment, we require that all applicants for faculty positions include a statement that discusses their past and/or planned contributions to a culture of equity and inclusion in the areas of research, teaching, or service. In this statement, the applicant should also reflect upon their experiences and vision regarding how their values and experiences advance diversity, equity, and inclusion in working with students, faculty, and staff.
Must have an earned master’s or doctoral degree;
Must hold ASCP-BOC or ASCPi-BOC generalist certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist.
Must have three years of teaching experience
Must have knowledge of education methods and administration as well as current NAACLS accreditation procedures and certification procedures.
Communication and other skills:
Ability to communicate effectively with students (teaching and advising), and other stakeholders in the program.
Previous faculty. Administrative or advisory work with a NAACLS accredited Medical Laboratory Science Program.
The University of Toledo is a national, public research university located in Northwest Ohio. We offer 300+ undergraduate and graduate degree programs across the arts, business, education, engineering, law, medicine, natural sciences, and health sciences. Our students obtain a world-class education and become part of a diverse community of leaders committed to improving the human condition in the region and the world. The University of Toledo's MLS program is fully accredited under the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences and has been graduating successful students since its establishment. With close to a 100% completion and a 100% placement rate our graduates from the program are working locally, regionally, and nationally in rewarding MLS careers.