The Department of Biology at the University of Missouri–St. Louis invites applications for a full-time, nine-month position as an Assistant Teaching Professor. The position is a non-tenure track, renewable appointment beginning in August of 2017. Teaching responsibilities will include Introduction to Biology, Vertebrate Anatomy lecture and lab, Vertebrate Physiology lecture and lab, and additional courses to be selected based on applicant expertise and department need. Teaching will involve lecture, laboratory, and supervision of graduate teaching assistants. Some evening teaching is to be expected. The successful candidate also will participate in advising of undergraduate Biology majors. Optional summer teaching is possible.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in an appropriate discipline and previous teaching experience, with relevant post-doctoral experience desirable. Salary with benefits will be commensurate with experience. The application should include a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, a statement of teaching interests and experience, and contact information for three references. The application materials should be combined into a single PDF or Microsoft Word file and uploaded online at http://www.umsl.jobs. For additional information, contact Dr. Wendy Olivas at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin June 30, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
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