Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Cell and Molecular Biology Department of Biology
Teaching responsibilities will include upper division courses in cell and molecular biology, lower division core courses in the biology major, and non-majors courses. Advising of majors is expected. The successful candidate will develop a research program involving undergraduate and graduate students in the cellular and molecular biology of a non-vertebrate model system.
Ph.D. or ABD (with Ph.D. by August 1, 2019) in Cell Biology or related field (Degree must be from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university)
Evidence of active research in cellular biology of non-vertebrate systems with the potential to engage Southeast students in significant research activities
Experience teaching at college/university level as a graduate assistant, instructor or above
Demonstrated commitment to collegiality when interacting with others within and outside the University community
Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multi-cultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities
As a public regional university (with a graduate mission), Southeast seeks candidates with a commitment to excellent undergraduate (and graduate) education and student success within the framework of the teacher-scholar model. Applications of instructional technology and pedagogical research are supported through the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning and the Office of Online Learning. Successful candidates will contribute to the development of innovative curricula and delivery strategies, including traditional, blended, and online formats, and participate in initiatives promoting student success, retention, and degree completion.
Application Deadline: The position is available August 2019 and will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 23, 2018.
To Apply: Submit the following items online at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/semoedu/default.cfm?promotionaljobs=1
Letter of interest addressing all position qualifications
Current curriculum vitae
Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Statement of Research Interests
Unofficial copies of transcripts (official transcripts required for employment)
Name and contact information of three professional references
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