The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Auburn University seeks to fill the position of Director, Clinical Laboratory Sciences. This individual is responsible for the direction and management of the Clinical Laboratory Sciences (CLS) program in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry (DCB) within the College of Sciences and Mathematics (COSAM). The CLS program includes two majors Clinical Laboratory Sciences (LBSC) and Medical Laboratory Sciences (MLSC).
The Director serves as an instructor for courses essential to these majors, including the preparation and presentation of course/instructional materials (using in-person and online delivery methods as necessary). This also includes maintenance/updates of courses through Canvas course management system, grading, student assistance and feedback, e-mail and other correspondence. The Director of CLS prepares and maintains affiliation agreements and maintains communication with internship sites. Attends and participates in required annual review meetings of internship affiliates. Serves as instructor of record for courses corresponding to internship credits. Obtains affiliate site transcripts, enabling final conferral of the Auburn University MLSC degree. The Director evaluates and prepares annual assessment reports regarding learning objectives and learning outcomes as they result to the MLSC and LBSC programs. Evaluates and reports programmatic data to contribute to the DCB Academic Program Reviews every six years, including but not limited to student enrollment, student progress, graduation rates, program space, resources, equipment, and program budget and expenditures. The Director supervises the Lambda Tau professional honor society.