Westminster College

Assistant Professor of Biology-Biochemistry

Location

Fulton, MO

Type

Full Time

Position Announcement:

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

 

Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri invites applications for a full-time, tenure track Assistant Professor of Biology, beginning in August of 2019.   

Teaching responsibilities include Biochemistry, introductory biology, and upper-level courses in cellular and molecular biology and/or physiology. Broadly-trained applicants who can teach at both the introductory level and upper level will be highly competitive. The teaching load is 12 contact hours per semester, with a typical load being two lectures and two labs. The successful candidate will work with dynamic and engaged colleagues and share their commitment to deliver high-quality courses. Tenure-track faculty are also expected to engage undergraduates in research and participate in service to the department and the College. All tenure track faculty contribute to academic advising. 

 

Qualifications: 

The successful candidate must have experience teaching undergraduates and have earned a Ph.D. in Biology or a related field at time of appointment (ABD also considered).  

 

Application Documents: 

The following materials are required: 

  1. Cover letter;
  2. Curriculum vitae (CV) with three professional references 

The following materials may be requested after the initial review process:

  1. All transcripts; unofficial copies of graduate and undergraduate 
  2. Statement of teaching philosophy at a liberal arts college to include titles of courses you are qualified to teach
  3. Statement of research interest and how you incorporate undergraduates 

To apply: 

Upload your CV and professional references as one document under the 'resume/qualifications' option to the right.  Select the 'add a cover letter' option to upload your cover letter.  Review of applications will begin November 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. EOE.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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