Princeton, NJ
Jan 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Princeton University

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology - 23400  

Position Summary
The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology seeks to appoint a lecturer to teach Comparative Physiology in the spring 2017 semester. The course covers basic physical and chemical processes in animal tissue, detailed consideration of organ systems, and an integrative approach to understand how animals meet the demands placed upon them. Topics will range from invertebrate, vertebrate (including human), ecological and environmental physiology. The textbook is Animal Physiology by Hill, Wyse, and Anderson.

The successful candidate will present two lectures weekly, Tuesday and Thursday, and two exams. Spring semester runs February 6 through May 27.

Interested applicants must apply online through jobs.princeton.edu. Submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching of no more than 500 words explaining how you would approach the course, and contact information for no more than three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately.

This position is subject to the University's background check policy.  

Essential Qualifications
The applicant must have an advanced degree in related sciences and be knowledgeable about the physiology of animals. Teaching experience at the higher education level required.  

Preferred Qualifications
A Ph.D. in biological sciences is highly preferred.  

Directory Title
Job Function
Regular Faculty  
FR 090  
Standard Hours
Full Time  
Actual Hours per Week, if casual hourly
Pay Rate, if Casual Hourly
Work Schedule, if other than standard hours
Eligible for Overtime
Benefits Eligible
Union Code
Not Applicable  
Education Required
Doctorate Degree  
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.
Instructions for Applying
Complete the online application and click "Apply to this Posting" at the top of the posting details page.  
Documents which can be associated with this posting
Cover Letter
Statement of Teaching Interest
Other Document 1  
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