Utica College, a small comprehensive college in Upstate New York, seeks applications for one-year Assistant Professor position in its Biology Department. Founded in 1946, Utica College is a private comprehensive institution distinguished for its integration of liberal and professional study. Our dedicated faculty and staff have built a tradition of excellence in teaching and learning with particular emphasis on providing individual attention to students. The College enrolls approximately 3,700 students – approximately 2,700 undergraduates and 1,000 graduate students. Utica College is located in an attractive, family-friendly area of upstate New York near the foothills of the Adirondacks offering easy access to a broad variety of recreational and cultural attractions.
In deciding whether to apply for a position at Utica College, candidates are strongly encouraged to consider the UC mission and culture to help determine their potential success at http://www.utica.edu/instadvance/marketingcomm/about/. Our Mission and Values Statement includes a commitment to fostering diversity in background, perspective, and experience within an environment that is dedicated to the freedom of expression and the open sharing of ideas. At UC, diversity means that we are a community that represents a range of human experience and makes conscious choices to appreciate, respect, and learn from each other. Utica College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society.
We are looking for an individual who is well-rounded and dedicated to teaching undergraduate majors. We are in need of an individual who can teach the following courses: BIO 211: General Biology I, BIO 212: General Biology II, BIO 231: Research Methods in Biology I, and BIO 232: Research Methods in Biology II. It may be possible to teach other courses as necessary and based on one’s area of expertise.
To apply, submit a letter of application, CV, evidence of teaching excellence, statement of teaching philosophy, and three references. Applicants must describe their work or experiences with diverse student populations in no more than a two page statement of teaching philosophy. All application materials must be submitted online at the following link: http://uc.peopleadmin.com/postings/1873
Active consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. References will be checked for candidates invited to campus.
? Utica College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse populations.