Resident Assistant Professor-Biomedical Sciences (LH)

190545 Requisition #
Creighton University, Department of Biomedical Sciences, invites applications for a fulltime, non-tenure track, Resident Assistant Professor. This role will work in a vibrant, federally funded program investigating molecular mechanisms of skin cancer with the aim of identifying novel targets for treatment. Ideal candidate will have experience in cancer biology and signaling, cancer genetics, drug design, or related fields. The position encompasses conducting research, supervision and training of students, development of research proposals, and assisting with managing an active laboratory.

Please note, rank and salary will commensurate with experience. Creighton University is an EEO/AA Employer: M/F/Disabled/Vets.

Creighton University, located in Omaha, Nebraska, is a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic nationally recognized for providing a challenging and balanced educational experience. Creighton has been named No. 1 among Midwest regional universities by U.S. News and World report for 16 consecutive years. The College of Nursing DNP Program ranks as one of the top 100 Best Graduate School program by U.S. News and World Report. The university is composed of nine (9) colleges and schools including Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Professional Studies, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Health Professions, Dentistry, and a Graduate School.

Potential candidates for an Assistant Professor are encouraged to review the Faculty Handbook at:

A Doctorate or Master's degree from an accredited college or university;
2-4 years prior experience in cancer biology and signaling, cancer genetics, drug design, or related fields

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Ability to conduct research, supervision and training of students, development of research proposals, and assisting with managing an active laboratory;
Ability to foster student learning, development, and decision making in support of their goals, success, wellness, and needs;
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to develop rapport quickly and effectively with a diversity of populations;
Empathy and compassion for the experiences of others;
Mission/Service and Results oriented

Physical Requirements:
Seeing: 75 – 100%
Hearing: 75 – 100%
Standing/Climbing/Mobility: 25-75%
Lifting/Pulling/Pushing: 25-75% (pound: 15 lbs.)
Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: 75 – 100%
Travel: No
Exposure to Blood Borne pathogens: Yes
Working with Animals: Yes

Additional Applicant Information:
Potential Applicants/Candidates are required to attach the following documents for application to be complete:
• Curriculum Vitae

Please note, rank and salary commensurate with experience. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.

AAP/EEO Statement:

Creighton University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory educational and employment environment. The University admits qualified students, hires qualified employees and accepts patients for treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or other status protected by law. Its education and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other programs and activities, are administered without unlawful discrimination.

Disclosure Statement:
This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice.

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