Assistant Professor of Biology (Tenure-Track)

Job description

Category:: Faculty
Department:: Biological Sciences
Locations:: York, PA
Posted:: Nov 24, 2020
Closes:: Feb 1, 2021 - 11:59 PM EST
Type:: Full-time
Position ID:: 126603

About York College of Pennsylvania:

York College of Pennsylvania,, is a private-sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 60 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master's programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing. The College has an enrollment of over 4000 full time, over 500 part time undergraduate students and over 200 graduate students from 33 states and 37 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Job Description:

The Department of Biological Sciences at York College of Pennsylvania is seeking an animal physiologist for an assistant professor position to begin August 2021. The appointee will be primarily responsible for teaching introductory courses for majors and non-majors, primarily human anatomy and physiology, as well as introductory molecular biology or general biology. The appointee will also have the opportunity to teach upper level lecture/laboratory courses in their field of interest that complement existing departmental expertise. The ideal candidate will be able to conduct and mentor student based research in animal physiology. As a student-centered institution, York College focuses on teaching, advising, and student-based mentoring of student research.


The ideal candidate will have a doctoral degree in Biology or related discipline that will augment existing departmental expertise. Previous teaching experience is preferred. Professional development and college/community service is also expected.

Additional Information:

York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should electronically submit a, cover letter, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests and how it will include student scholarship, graduate transcripts, and contact information for three professional references.

Review of applications will begin January 1, 2021. Applications should be received by February 1, 2020.





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Job No:
Posted: 12/1/2020
Application Due: 2/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time