Faculty Positions

Baylor University
Waco, Texas
September 13 2018
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The Department of Biology in the College of Arts & Sciences (www.baylor.edu/artsandsciences/) at Baylor University seeks outstanding applicants for the following faculty positions:

  • Assistant Professor in Global Change Biology (https://www.baylor.edu/biology/globalchangebiology) Search Committee Chair, Dr. Thad Scott at globalchange_Biology@baylor.edu.  
  • Assistant Professor in Mammalian Comparative Physiology (https://www.baylor.edu/biology/comparativemammalian) Search Committee Chair, Dr. Stephen Trumble at mammalian_physiology@baylor.edu.
  • Associate to Full Professor in Cancer Biology/Immunology (https://www.baylor.edu/biology/cancerbiologyimmunology) Search Committee Chair, Dr. Myeongwoo Lee at cancerbiology_immunology@baylor.edu.
  • Regular Lecturer in Biology (https://www.baylor.edu/biology/lecturerinbiology) Search Committee Chair Dr. Mark Taylor at biolecturersearch@baylor.edu.

The Department of Biology has over 20 graduate faculty and 10 undergraduate teaching faculty.  We are seeking faculty candidates who will complement and expand existing research and teaching strengths in the areas of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal (EEO) Biology, and Cell, Molecular, Health and Disease (CMHD) Biology. Our graduate programs are growing rapidly with significant investment from the university.

Review of application materials will begin on October 1, 2018 and will be accepted until the positions are filled. Visit https://jobs.baylor.edu/ for further details about these positions. Inquiries may be directed to the appropriate Search Committee Chairs listed above. To apply, electronically submit all required materials (cover letter, CV, research and teaching statements, transcripts, and the names of references) as a single PDF file through the iApply application system at our Human Resources site: https://jobs.baylor.edu/. Finalists for these positions will be required to submit official transcripts for the doctoral degree in advance of a campus visit.

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (www.baylor.edu/profuturis/), and academic strategic plan, Illuminate (www.baylor.edu/illuminate). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.