Assistant Professor of Biology (Physiology)

Job description

St. Norbert College invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Biology beginning in August 2021. We seek a physiologist whose teaching responsibilities will include a cell-level introductory biology course, a majors-level physiology course (and/or a two-semester anatomy and physiology sequence for majors, currently in development), and other courses reflecting the strengths and training of the applicant. Candidates may also have the opportunity to develop courses for the College's Core Curriculum program and First Year Seminar. Productive research that provides meaningful experiences for St. Norbert College undergraduates is expected, as well as advising students and being an active member of the College community. The candidate will join the biology department in a recently expanded and renovated science building that also houses the Green Bay campus of The Medical College of Wisconsin. A demonstration of teaching effectiveness and research seminar will be part of the interview process. A doctoral degree in biology or a related field is required at the time of appointment (Ph.D., M.D.); postdoctoral experience is preferred. 

St. Norbert College is situated on an attractive, riverside campus in De Pere, WI, a community contiguous with the city of Green Bay. The Green Bay metropolitan area has a population of 250,000, offers abundant opportunities for recreational and cultural endeavors, is served by its own international airport, and is located 200 miles north of Chicago. For additional information, visit the Life in the New North website ( St. Norbert offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

St. Norbert College welcomes applications from members of all backgrounds and faith traditions. The College’s mission emphasizes the Norbertine vision of community and includes providing “an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual, and personal development.” We seek those who will contribute to our mission and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse, and spiritually engaged community. Candidates are encouraged to visit our website ( to learn more about the College and its mission ( St. Norbert College is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of our people, ideas and talents. We welcome individuals with diverse experiences, backgrounds, and skills to join our college community in our pursuit of inclusion and excellence. Applications from members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.

Interested candidates should submit a detailed letter of application (to the attention of Dr. David Bailey, Dean of Natural Sciences), along with statements of teaching philosophy, a description of research interests appropriate for undergraduate participation, undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial), a curriculum vita, and a list of contact information for three references to the “Apply Now” link found on this page: Review of applications will begin January 29, 2021, and continue until the position is filled.




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Posted: 1/4/2021
Application Due: 3/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time