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Full-Time Lecturer-Medical Laboratory Science

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Work type: Staff Full Time
Categories: Faculty

Full Time Lecturer

Medical Laboratory Science

The Department of Medical Laboratory Science at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth invites applications for a renewable, full-time lecturer position starting September 1, 2019. We seek a colleague who is an experienced immunohematologist with an interest in teaching and mentoring emerging professionals. 

Primary responsibilities include teaching didactic and laboratory courses in clinical chemistry, microbiology, immunohematology, and/or hematology. Teaching responsibilities will include team teaching in our integrated (freshman through senior) clinical laboratory science program. Other responsibilities include departmental, college, and university service and continuing education needed to maintain professional certification or licensure.

Required qualifications: A bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory science or related discipline, MLS(ASCP)CM or other national professional certification recognized by the department and evidence of current competence and ongoing professional development in clinical laboratory science are essential. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Preferred qualifications: A graduate degree in clinical laboratory science or a related field, certification as specialist in blood banking, experience in immunohematology, and active leadership in professional organizations are preferred. Preference will also be given to candidates with successful teaching experience, training in current teaching methodologies, familiarity with a 4-year integrated NAACLS accredited program, current experience with laboratory science education accreditation, and demonstrated success working with people from diverse backgrounds.


To Apply please submit the following:

  • Cover letter that outlines the candidate’s qualifications and interests in the position;
  • Curriculum vitae; 
  • Complete contact information for three professional references. 


Questions: For inquiries about the Department or position, please contact Prof. James March Mistler, Program Director, at jmarchmistler@umassd.edu.   

 Review of applications will begin on November 26, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.  

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is one of five UMass campuses, located on the South Coast of Massachusetts between Cape Cod and Rhode Island in a region well known for its beautiful beaches and scenic harbors.  About an hour from Boston and 45 minutes from Providence, the South Coast provides opportunities for rural or urban living with access to major metropolitan areas and pristine natural beauty. The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is dedicated to building a culturally diverse and inclusive faculty and staff committed to excellence in teaching and research.  


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