Biology Temporary Faculty Position

Job description

The Department of Biology at Kutztown University invites applications for one full-time temporary faculty position for the 2018-2019 academic year to teach major and non-major courses, including Zoology labs, and possibly including a course in the applicant’s field of expertise.  Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in aquatic biology and/or experience with aquatic invertebrates.  In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service. Required: a Ph.D. in Biology or related field.  One year of college-level teaching experience or equivalent required; additional teaching experience and/or experience teaching biology is preferred.  There is also the possibility of engaging in student/faculty research.  Successful interview and demonstration of relevant ability required.  Salary competitive.

A letter of application, vita, statement of teaching philosophy and unofficial transcripts should be submitted by the applicant directly as a single PDF file via email: [email protected].  In addition, applicants should arrange for three current letters of reference to be submitted to the email address above.  Official copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts are also required and should be sent to: Chair – Aquatic Invertebrates Temporary Search Committee, Department of Biology, Kutztown University, 15200 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530.  Applications submitted on behalf of applicants by placement agencies will not be considered.  Review of completed applications will begin in April 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.




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Posted: 3/27/2018
Application Due: 5/26/2018
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