Assistant Professor of Biology (Fish Biology)

Location
Springfield, Missouri (USA)
Salary
competitive
Posted
September 12 2018
Ref
FishBiol
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

The Biology Department at Missouri State University anticipates an August 2019 opening for a tenure-track Assistant Professor with expertise in Fish Biology. Requirements include a PhD in Biology or related area, peer-reviewed publications in fish biology, and excellent communication skills. Duties include research in freshwater fish biology, teaching courses in ichthyology, fisheries and/or wildlife management, and specialty to total 9 contact hours per semester; graduate (masters) and undergraduate advisement; and externally-funded research. A letter of application (including a commitment to working with diverse student populations), CV, names and contact information for 3 references, statements of teaching and research experience and interests, and copies of all university transcripts should be submitted online at: https://jobs.missouristate.edu. Employment will require a criminal background check at University expense. Application review begins on 16 November 2018 and continues until position is filled. Starting date is 12 August 2019. Direct queries to DayLigon@MissouriState.edu. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Employer and Institution