Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Jefferson University, located in Philadelphia PA, is currently seeking a Program Director and Faculty member of Medical Laboratory Science in the Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Biotechnology, Jefferson College of Health Professions (JCHP). This position, reporting to the Chairperson of the Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Biotechnology serves in a leadership role in the development of Medical Laboratory Science and related technology education at Thomas Jefferson University. Primary responsibilities involve the coordination of curriculum and academic standards, faculty development, teaching, scholarship, and faculty governance.


The Medical Laboratory Science program enrolls 50-75 students per year at the undergraduate and graduate levels. It is fully accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS).


As an academic health center, Thomas Jefferson University is dedicated to the health sciences and committed to three areas: educating professionals who will form and lead the integrated healthcare delivery and research teams of tomorrow; discovering new knowledge that will define the future of clinical care through investigation from the laboratory to the bedside and into the community; and setting the standard for quality, compassionate and efficient patient care for our community and for the nation.


Jefferson offers a competitive salary commensurate with faculty rank, and a generous and comprehensive benefits program that may be tailored to individual faculty needs. As one of the largest employers in the Philadelphia area, Jefferson's benefits package is highly rated among those offered by academic medical centers. For more information on Thomas Jefferson University visit www.jefferson.edu .


Qualified applicants will possess a Master's or Doctorate degree and current MLS(ASCP) certification. In addition, qualified applicants will have a minimum of 3 years teaching experience. Demonstrated experience in Medical Lab Science education, administration, curriculum design and delivery, strategic planning, and NACCLS accreditation procedures a plus. Immunohematology experience also preferred.


Please submit resume and cover letter to Barbara M. Goldsmith, Ph.D., FACB, Chair, Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences and Biotechnology, JCHP/TJU, c/o Wendy Gable, Director of Faculty Recruitment, via email at wendy.gable@ jefferson.edu. Online applications should be completed at recruit.jefferson.edu, job ID#9213143.

Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.