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Assistant Professor - Physiological Ecology

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

All candidates selected for an on campus interview will be required to have their official transcripts (both undergraduate and graduate) forwarded directly from their degree granting institution(s) to the Search Committee Chair prior to arriving on campus. Applicants will need a cover letter, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three references, research statement, teaching philosophy and representative reprints. You can upload your representative reprints using the "Other document" option. All files must be uploaded to the website. Review of applications will begin immediately. For questions or more information, please contact Dr. David S. Mallory, Chairman, Department of Biological Sciences. mallory@marshall.edu.

Position Details

Position Information

Banner Position Number 000233
Position Title Assistant Professor - Physiological Ecology
Classification Title Assistant Professor
Department Biological Science - MU2510
Location MU - Marshall University
Salary Range Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Position Summary Information

Job Description

Assistant Professor, tenure-track in Biological Science.
The Department of Biological Sciences at Marshall University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level to begin Fall 2017.
We seek a Physiologist/Aquatic Biologist with expertise in one or more of the following areas: limnology, aquatic toxicology, ichthyology, watershed ecology or other related discipline. Duties include teaching, mentoring student research, establishing an extramurally-funded research program, and participating in service activities.
The department also seeks candidates who will contribute to the University’s general education curriculum with its emphasis on a common First-Year Seminar and core curriculum courses that enhance students’ critical thinking, and the College’s support of interdisciplinary programs of study. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in biology or a closely-related discipline. Demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching, experience mentoring students in research, and post-doctoral training are required. The teaching responsibility of this position will include introductory human physiology.

Required Qualifications

The successful candidate must have a PhD in biology or a closely-related discipline, excellent teaching and communication skills. A record of research publications and active pursuit of external funding is also required.

Preferred Qualifications

Postdoctoral experience.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number MU0436F
Open Date 03/07/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

All candidates selected for an on campus interview will be required to have their official transcripts (both undergraduate and graduate) forwarded directly from their degree granting institution(s) to the Search Committee Chair prior to arriving on campus.
Applicants will need a cover letter, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three references, research statement, teaching philosophy and representative reprints. You can upload your representative reprints using the “Other document” option. All files must be uploaded to the website. Review of applications will begin immediately. For questions or more information, please contact Dr. David S. Mallory, Chairman, Department of Biological Sciences. mallory@marshall.edu.

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. List of Three References w/contact information.
  5. Unofficial Transcripts
  6. Statement of Research Focus
  7. Other Document
Optional Documents