Assistant Professor, Biology/Science Education
Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.
Posting Date October 7, 2018
Position Title Assistant Professor, Biology/Science Education
Vacancy # V-F7
Department Biology and Molecular Biology
Division Academic Affairs
The Department of Biology at Montclair State University invites applications for a tenure-track ASSISTANT PROFESSOR position in BIOLOGY/SCIENCE PEDAGOGY with an emphasis on high school and undergraduate biology education to start Fall 2019. Position responsibilities include teaching general biology, science pedagogy, and related courses and establishing a vigorous, extramurally funded research program involving undergraduate and graduate students. Additionally, the successful candidate should be able to support departmental programs such as the biology P-12 teacher certification program.
Qualifications & Requirements
A Ph.D. in Biology, Science Education, Science Pedagogy, or a doctorate in a relevant field is required. A willingness to provide service to the Department, University and larger professional community is expected. Salary is dependent upon qualifications. Screening will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Commensurate with experience.
Anticipated Start Date September 1, 2019
Send cover letter and resume to
(include vacancy # if above)
Bio Pedagogy Search, Department of Biology
Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043
Email: [email protected]
Please indicate V-F7 in cover letter and email subject heading.
Apply By Until position is filled.
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Building on a distinguished 105-year history, Montclair State University is proud to be a leading institution of higher education in New Jersey. The university's six colleges and schools serve more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 300 majors, minors, concentrations and certificate programs. Situated on a beautiful, 250-acre suburban campus just 14 miles from New York City, Montclair State combines the instructional and research resources of a large public university in a dynamic, sophisticated, and diverse academic environment.
Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at www.montclair.edu.
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