Department Head

Location
Saint Paul, Minnesota (US)
Salary
Undisclosed
Posted
September 14 2017
Ref
W-012839
Organization Type
Academia

Are you a dynamic, forward-thinking biology education leader?

The College of Biological Sciences seeks a Head for the first-of-its-kind Department of Biology Teaching and Learning. This individual will lead an interdisciplinary department focused on excellence in undergraduate biology education and biology education research. The Head will lead efforts within the college and across the University to define, develop, and implement a strategic vision for the future of biology education. Successful candidates will have:

  • A Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in a biology discipline from an accredited institution (rank of associate or full professor)
  • An established record of excellence and leadership in biology education research
  • Demonstrated success in teaching students from a variety of cultures and communities
  • Skill in academic leadership/administration, including effective management of large, complex budgets and administrative units.

Evaluation of applications begins October 31, 2017.

More information: z.umn.edu/cbsfacultyhiring