Assistant Professor of Biology

Defiance, Ohio
Jan 22, 2019
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Defiance College invites applications and nominations for a qualified candidate to fill a full-time tenure-track faculty position in Developmental Biology or Anatomy and Physiology. The appointment will commence Fall 2019.

Teaching responsibilities include courses in the applicant’s area of expertise, as well as general biology, comparative vertebrate anatomy, vertebrate physiology and human anatomy and physiology. It is highly desirable that candidates have experience in molecular techniques and/or forensic science. The successful candidate must be a committed educator with previous teaching experience in higher education with evidence of effective teaching at the introductory level. Additionally, the candidate’s research should be applicable to developing an undergraduate research program. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about working in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment; be familiar with new technology and willing to incorporate technology into the classroom and laboratory; and be open to teaching strategies that enhance student success.  Ph.D. required but advanced ABD will be considered. 

To apply, interested candidates should submit their statement of interest, teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae with salary expectations, and contact information of three professional references electronically to: [email protected].

Additional information about Defiance College is available at Review of applications begins February 25, 2019.


Defiance College is committed to the diversity of faculty, staff, and students. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of our campus and promote a spirit of inclusivity are especially encouraged to apply.

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