Assistant Professor of Biology, Tenure Track
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.
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.
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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