Assistant Professor of Biology (Fall 2019) - Internal Candidates Only
Position Title:Assistant Professor of Biology (Fall 2019) - Internal Candidates Only Position Number:10042172 Benefits Eligible:Yes Campus Location:Gainesville General Summary:
The University of North Georgia invites applications for a ten-month, full-time, tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Biology.
The Department of Biology offers B.S. degrees in biology and biology education, and features an outstanding program of undergraduate research.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 17,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.Job Duties & Responsibilities:
- Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses including majors introductory biology, non-majors biology, Poultry Courses, and courses in specialty which may include Biotechnology; scholarly work involving undergraduates; advising students; service to the department, university and community; and professional development.
- Ph.D., or terminal degree, at the time of hire in biology or related discipline.
- Teaching experience at the college level is preferred.
- Expectations for this position are that 60% of the workload is dedicated to teaching and that 40% is divided between service and professional development.
Please submit contact information for three professional references.
In addition to a background check, this position will also require a DMV check. Employer Information:All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.