Department of Cellular and Structural Biology

Faculty Position


Faculty Position
Department of Cellular & Structural Biology
School of Medicine
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio


Applications are invited for a full-time LECTURER II POSITION in the Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, School of Medicine, at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


We seek applicants interested and experienced in teaching human gross and microscopic anatomy courses to medical, dental, health professions and/or graduate students. Candidates should have a PhD, MD, DDS, or DVM. The appointment is renewable depending on teaching needs, availability of funding and performance. Advancement in the teaching track is feasible. The ideal applicant will have formal training and experience in teaching human anatomy and/or histology to medical, dental or health profession students, such that he/she could immediately move into a course leadership role. Evidence of a strong commitment to excellence in teaching is preferred. The Department has a rich history of teaching and research excellence and innovation. Potential applicants are invited to visit our CSB Website.


The primary responsibilities will include delivering high quality teaching, including the incorporation of modern digital technology, course preparation and administration, delivery, assessment, and working collaboratively with other faculty teaching anatomy. As a full faculty member, the successful applicant will be able to participate in departmental, university and external service activities to enhance his/her career development. Scholarly activities in education are also encouraged.


In addition to clinical and academic departments, the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio is enriched by the Nathan Shock Center for Excellence in Biology of Aging, an NCI-designated Cancer Center, an NIH-funded Clinical Translational Science Award, and the Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute. The UT Health Science Center is designated an Hispanic-Serving Institution. This is a wonderful opportunity for a new faculty member to join a department with outstanding educators and a diverse research portfolio in an institution that values clinical service, teaching, and research. The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio is a Tier One research institution located in the northwest region of San Antonio and sits as a gateway to the picturesque Texas Hill Country. San Antonio is a dynamic and multicultural city with much to offer including an attractive cost-of-living.


Interested candidates should submit an application electronically as a single PDF comprised of their complete curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and a list of 4 to 5 references with contact information. Applications can be submitted to (email: and will be reviewed starting immediately until the position is filled.


The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.