Assistant Professor of Biology

Employer
Hope College - Natural and Applied Sciences - Biology Department
Location
Holland, Michigan
Salary
Competitive salary and generous start-up funds
Closing date
Oct 15, 2022

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Discipline
Life Sciences, Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Organismal Biology
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type
Faculty
Organization Type
Academia

The Hope College Biology Department invites applications for a tenure-track position in vertebrate organismal biology with a preferred emphasis in biological evolution. This position is at the assistant professor level and will begin in July 2023. To see full description and to apply, visit https://jobs.hope.edu/postings/1728. Please submit application by October 7 to receive full consideration. 

The ideal candidate will develop a vigorous, externally-funded research program that addresses fundamental questions related to non-human vertebrates. The research program should engage undergraduate students as active collaborators; generous start-up funds support this endeavor. The successful candidate will be responsible for an upper-level course in non-human vertebrate zoology and will contribute to introductory and evolutionary biology courses; teaching advanced courses in their area of expertise is possible as well. Applicants are encouraged to visit the Biology Department website at http://www.hope.edu/academic/biology/.

Hope College places a high priority on sustaining a supportive environment that recognizes the importance of having diverse faculty and staff in order to best prepare our students for successful careers in our multi-cultural nation and global community. Applicants with diverse backgrounds and cultures are encouraged to apply. Hope College is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in an area related to non-human vertebrate zoology or vertebrate evolution
  • Postdoctoral experience is desired
  • Promise as an innovative and effective classroom instructor
  • Ability to teach upper-level Vertebrate Zoology, Evolutionary Biology, Introductory Biology, and advanced courses in their area of expertise
  • Potential to build an active research program involving undergraduate students

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