Teaching Faculty I, 12 Month Salaried (Biology)

Job description

Job ID: 42946

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 02/28/2018


Department of Biological Science


The successful candidate will teach the first semester of general biology for majors (chemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, and physiology) in a large-lecture format to a diverse student population and potentially an upper-division course in the applicant's area of expertise. Participation in departmental activities and opportunities to further instructional expertise and professional development is also expected.


The position requires a PhD. in the biological sciences and a demonstrated interest in teaching at the undergraduate level, as well as experience with current scientific teaching approaches. We seek a creative individual with excellent interpersonal, written, and public speaking skills who can work independently and as part of a team. The applicant should be highly motivated to instruct, inspire, and mentor biology students early in their university experience.

Contact Info

Questions about the position should be directed to Professor P. Bryant Chase at [email protected]

Pay Plan

This is a non-tenure Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

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Posted: 3/2/2018
Application Due: 3/17/2018
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