Biological Sciences: Full-Time Tenure Track Faculty All times are in Eastern Standard Time. Job ID 2017-2123 # Positions 1 Department College of Arts and Sciences - Biological Sciences Type Regular Full-Time Posted Date 2/13/2017 More information about this job: Overview: The Department of Biological Sciences at Quinnipiac University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor faculty position. This position will begin in August 2017. Candidates from a broad variety of Biological disciplines are encouraged to apply. About the College of Arts and Sciences: The breadth of programs offered in the College of Arts and Sciences provides the traditional strengths of a liberal arts education, with a focus on cultivating the intellectual and practical skills that students need for their personal and professional lives. The College of Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate majors in behavioral neuroscience, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, criminal justice, economics, English, game design and development, gerontology, history, independent majors, interdisciplinary studies, law in society, mathematics, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, Spanish language and literature, and theater. In addition, the College of Arts and Sciences has 31 undergraduate minors, a combined 4 + 1 BS in Biology/MS in molecular and cell biology program, and a master of science in molecular and cell biology program. About Quinnipiac University: Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report's America's "Best Colleges" issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review's "The Best 380 Colleges." The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the "Great Colleges to Work For." For more information, please visit www.qu.edu. Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to teaching Human Anatomy and Physiology lecture and laboratories, with the possibility of teaching an upper-level class within their own academic specialty. The primary audience for Human A&P is students in the allied health professions, and anatomy labs include both cat and human cadaveric dissection. In addition, the faculty member will be expected to engage in academic advising and university service appropriate to their interests, and to establish a research program that provides opportunities for student involvement appropriate for an undergraduate-centered institution. Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants: PhD required at the time of the appointment Proven ability to effectively teach university-level lectures and laboratories is preferred Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position. TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted electronically and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a research plan for the next five years, and the names and contact information for three references on the application form. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who would enhance that diversity. Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Job Code: 2017-2123 Options: Apply for this job onlineApply Share Refer this job to a friendRefer Share on your newsfeed Loading... Havin
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