Insect Biologist

University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Lincoln, Nebraska
Salary competitive, commensurate with experience
May 14 2018
Life Sciences, Zoology
Position Type
Full Time
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The Department of Entomology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources is seeking applicants for a tenure leading position of Insect Biologist at the Assistant Professor rank.

Teaching responsibilities include coordination of the Insect Science major and teaching sections of two high enrollment classes and other classes in the One Health Insect Science curricula. Extension responsibilities are to build an extension program in One Health, to contribute to the department’s Science Literacy mission, and to provide practical outreach and extension training for undergraduate students. A Ph.D. degree or equivalent in entomology or related field must be completed before employment begins. Demonstrated success in course instruction and development is required. A record of teaching scholarship, experience and demonstrated success in extension and/or science literacy programming, and a record of successful securing and/or participating in teaching or extension/outreach grants are preferred.

To view details of the position and make application, go to, equisition F_180056. Applicants will be required to attach a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin 06/15/2018 and continue until the position is filled or the search is closed.

As an EO/AA mployer,qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See