Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology

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The Department of Biology, invites applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology with a vision to enhance its strong undergraduate program and actively participate in research and teaching in its growing graduate program. 


 Claflin University seeks a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology.  Specific responsibilities include daily instruction of courses in the undergraduate and graduate biology program curricula.  The faculty member is expected to teach Anatomy, Physiology and other courses such as General Biology in accordance with the course syllabi, administer exams, monitor student attendance, submit final grades and perform other duties associated with course instruction.   In addition to instructional responsibilities, this position requires ongoing compliance with the criteria for faculty performance in research and grantsmanship, faculty development, service to the University and community, committee participation and other duties as assigned.   The successful candidate will be an educator who approaches both teaching and research with enthusiasm, is motivated to work with students at the undergraduate and graduate levels and strives to develop students as scholars. 





This position requires a Ph.D. in the biological sciences.  Rank is dependent upon the level of experience; must be appropriate for appointment to the rank of assistant/associate professor.  Candidates must have an earned doctorate in the biological sciences and have an established record of teaching, research, grantsmanship and service appropriate for appointment to the rank of Assistant/Associate professor.


Application Procedure:  Candidates must submit a letter of application, transcripts,  and a brief statement of teaching philosophy.

Verlie A. Tisdale, PhD

Dean School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Claflin University

400 Magnolia Street

Orangeburg, SC  29118



Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application process should contact the Human Resources Office before the closing date. Office Number: 803-535-5635  





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Posted: 6/18/2019
Application Due: 9/25/2019
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