Assistant Professor of Biology

Springfield, Missouri
October 04 2018
Life Sciences
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Full Time
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The Biology Department at Missouri State University anticipates an August 2019 opening for a tenure-track Assistant Professor with expertise in Evolutionary Biology. Requirements include a PhD in Biology or related area, peer-reviewed publications in evolutionary biology, and excellent communication skills. Duties include research in evolutionary biology, teaching courses in in evolutionary biology and one or more of statistics, ornithology, or entomology to total 9 contact hours per semester; graduate and undergraduate advisement; 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: 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 An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Employer and Institution