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Biochemistry/Molecular Biology Education Research Postdoc

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Academic Level:
Postdoc & Early Career

The successful candidate will develop interactive teaching modules and assessments focused on enhancing student understanding of biological processes as dynamic systems using simulation-based models as part of ongoing efforts to transform undergraduate biochemistry education. This postdoc will be part of an NSF-funded collaboration led by Karin van Dijk, Rebecca Roston, and Tomas Helikar from the Department of Biochemistry and Brian Couch from the School of Biological Sciences. They will also join a vibrant community of discipline-based education researchers at Nebraska.

Applicants must have completed a Ph.D. in biochemistry, molecular biology, biology education, or a related field by the start of the appointment. Preferred applicants will have interests in or experience with biology education research, technology-driven interactive teaching, student assessment, multivariate statistical analyses, concept maps, and/or simulation software tools. Successful candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to work independently as well as collaboratively with the project leaders and other faculty.

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Nebraska, Lincoln (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Cellular Biology
Genetics & Genomics
Molecular Biology

Structural Biology

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

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