HoursFull-Time; 12 Months
Endicott College is seeking a laboratory coordinator to begin immediately. The laboratory coordinator will be based in the Ginger Judge Science Center which houses degree programs in Applied Mathematics, Bioengineering, Biology/Biotechnology, Computer Science, Engineering, and Environmental Science. The laboratory coordinator will work with the Dean, Assistant Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, and science to oversee operation of six teaching laboratories, two preparation rooms, a tissue culture facility, DNA sequencing center, and associated instrumentation and research areas.
Duties include, but are not limited to, setting up and cleaning teaching laboratories; maintaining a current inventory of equipment and supplies; supervising student workers; learning the operation of various instruments and instructing faculty, students, or employees of private companies in their use; logging and coordinating instrument usage; maintaining laboratory equipment; ensuring compliance with laboratory safety and hazardous waste regulations; working with the Health and Safety Committee; assisting private company partners with their instrumentation needs at Endicott; coordinating the use of laboratory facilities by outside parties; and completing other tasks as assigned by the Assistant Dean for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics and Dean of Arts and Sciences.
Teaching duties include the equivalent of a minimum of four laboratories per semester in subjects that may include general biology; general and/or organic chemistry; anatomy and physiology; microbiology; molecular and cell biology; genetics; biochemistry; or a biostatistics course. Additional summer teaching may be required for a lecture and laboratory course sequence at the undergraduate/graduate level, and special programs for middle and high school students. The laboratory coordinator will also work with faculty on curriculum development.
Minimum of a Master’s degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Bioengineering or other related field is required. Prior supervisory and college teaching experience is highly desired. Candidates must be able to keep current and perform a variety of techniques used in the Biotechnology industry, including DNA sequencing. The position requires the individual to be highly organized and creative; able to multitask and manage people; have strong technical and laboratory skills; and outstanding interpersonal skills.
To apply for a position, please send a letter of application, resume and names and phone numbers of three references to:
376 Hale Street, Beverly, MA 01915
FAX: (978) 927-0084
Endicott College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
Endicott College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and is committed to the principles of equal employment and complies with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations advancing equal employment. The College's objective is to employ individuals qualified and/or trainable for open positions by virtue of job-related education, training, experience, and qualifications without regard to sex, race, religion, color, age, physical disability, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin or citizenship, veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other status protected by law.