Assistant Professor of Biology, Tenure Track

Location
Oxford, Georgia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
August 30 2017
Ref
74688BR
Discipline
Life Sciences, Biology
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

Oxford College of Emory University invites applications for the tenure track position of Assistant Professor of Biology.

All applicants must apply via Interfolio: http://apply.interfolio.com/43879

Description: Assistant Professor of Biology, Tenure- track, to begin August 2018. Responsibilities include teaching lecture and laboratory courses in introductory biology for majors and non-majors, and developing an upper-level biology course. The successful candidate will work with Biology faculty in using recommendations of Vision and Change and PULSE as guiding principles in department practices. Oxford has a new, state-of-the-art science facility (opened 2016) designed to promote student-faculty collaboration, scholarship, and innovative teaching in STEM.

QUALIFICATIONS

A PhD in Biology or a sub-discipline with experience or advanced training in cellular and molecular biology is required.

Candidates with background in evolutionary biology and experience in inquiry-based teaching and student-centered learning are particularly encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to this link: http://apply.interfolio.com/43879. The cover letter should address the candidate's qualifications for the position as well as their interest in working at a liberal arts college. Evaluation of candidates will begin October 2, 2017.

One of Emory University's four schools partnering in undergraduate education, Oxford College provides 950 first- and second-year students of high academic profile an intensive liberal-arts program for the first two years of their Emory bachelors degree.  We’re interested in candidates with a commitment to working with a remarkably diverse student body in an inclusive learning community. Applications from women and historically underrepresented minorities are particularly welcome.

For more information about Oxford College and for a full listing of open positions, visit http://oxford.emory.edu/hiring

The Oxford College of Emory University campus is 36 miles east of Atlanta.

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