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Faculty Member – Basic Sciences (Physiology)

Job Summary

The National University of Health Sciences invites applications for a full-time, academic year, tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department of Basic Sciences. The successful candidate will be expected to provide instruction in the basic sciences using various teaching methods including lectures, laboratories, demonstrations, interactive computer-based exercises, small group discussions, and team-taught classroom activities, where appropriate in physiology. The instructor will also introducing students to the learning standards employed within the College of Professional Studies to prepare students for professional practice as a Doctor of Chiropractic and/or Naturopathic Medicine. The successful candidate will also serve as a mentor and advisor to professional and graduate students in the professional programs. The instructor will also demonstrate professional recognition through selection for service to local, state, and national specialty organizations within their area of expertise.


Candidates must have a Ph.D., D.C., N.D., M.D., or applicable doctorate with an emphasis in a biological science and relevant post-doctoral experience.

FLSA Status

National University of Health Sciences Department of Basic Sciences is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in a separate Diversity and Inclusion Statement, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

Application Procedures

Application materials should include a complete Curriculum Vitae, unofficial transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and a 2-3 page description of current and future goals, including separate sections on teaching goals, and professional contributions to the areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion to Applications must also include the names and contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin October 29, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. A background check is required for employment in this position.

Requests for more information should be sent to Dr. Sandra Rogers (, National University of health Sciences, 200 E. Roosevelt Road, Lombard, IL 60148.

National University of Health Sciences is an EOE employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability or status as a veteran.