Biology Instructor

Seattle University in Washington

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted March 19, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Biology at Seattle University invites applications for a full-time, multi-year renewable non-tenure-track Instructor beginning September 2014.  Responsibilities include teaching general education (Core) and majors courses as well as departmental service (advising and committee work).  The ideal candidate will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate education and teaching excellence.


Requirements: Ph.D. in Biology or highly related discipline and evidence of teaching excellence.


Seattle University, founded in 1891, is a Jesuit Catholic University located on 48 acres on Seattles Capitol Hill.  More than 7,700 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools.  U.S. News and World Reports Best Colleges 2014 ranks Seattle University among the top 10 universities in the West that offer a full range of masters and undergraduate programs.  Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.


In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals whose differing backgrounds, beliefs, ideas and life experiences will further enrich the diversity of its educational community.


Submit applications to and include curriculum vitae, the names and contact information for three references (letters will be solicited upon submission of application), and a statement of teaching philosophy.  Review of applications will begin April 25, 2014.  Open until filled.  Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Glenn Yasuda (

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