Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

University of Tennessee in Tennessee

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted August 14, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Applicants must have completed all requirements for a Ph.D. in biological science or related discipline by December 31, 2014 with training or teaching experience in eukaryotic cell biology.

The successful applicant will teach introductory biology, Cell Biology, and may teach existing upper-division courses. New faculty are encouraged to develop an upper division course in their area of expertise. A typical teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester. Additional responsibilities include academic advising, service to the department and the university, and other scholarly activities normally associated with the department. Preference will be given to individuals with demonstrated undergraduate teaching excellence and a clear plan for involving undergraduates in research.

Interested persons must submit an online application at