The University of North Alabama (UNA) is accepting applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Biology commencing in August 2013.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in biology (ABD considered for temporary appointment at instructor level); have excellent oral and writing skills; and be qualified to teach a variety of courses. Teaching duties will include both lectures and laboratories, primarily in human anatomy and physiology, with additional courses in introductory biology, and possibilities for upper division courses in the candidate's area of expertise. Area of research specialization is open, but preference may be given to individuals whose background complements the expertise of current faculty. Excellence in teaching, research, and service is expected, and research activities involving students are highly encouraged. Research and publication are required for tenure and promotion. UNA is a fully accredited comprehensive regional university with an enrollment of over 7,000 students in four major colleges ? Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Human Sciences, and Nursing & Allied Health. The Department of Biology offers options in cellular and molecular biology, environmental biology, general biology, professional biology, and a major in marine biology. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
To apply for this position, please visit our Online Employment System at http://jobs.una.edu . Applications will only be accepted through this system. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org  or call 256.765.4291.
UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range of applicants for this position so that one of our core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed.