Morehead State University, located in Morehead, Kentucky in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, is recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S.News & World Report. MSU continues to strive toward becoming an even greater institution while making a lasting impact on the students of Eastern Kentucky and beyond. We are always looking for quality employees to help the University aspire to be the best public regional university in the South. We are accepting applications for an Assistant Professor of Biology in the Department of Biology and Chemistry. This is a nine-month, full-time, tenure-track appointment with an anticipated starting date of August 2018.

Responsibilities: Teaches undergraduate and graduate biology courses including human anatomy & physiology and courses in their field of expertise, establishes an ongoing research agenda involving students, advises students, and performs service for the Biology and Biomedical Science programs, department, college, university and region. Engaging in scholarly activity is expected.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in a biological science is required. Strong written and oral communication skills are essential. Postdoctoral research and college-level teaching experience is preferred.

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. To apply, visit: https://moreheadstate.peopleadmin.com and complete the MSU Application for Employment. Upload the following: 1) letter of application; 2) curriculum vita with contact information for three references; 3) unofficial transcripts; 4) teaching philosophy; and 5) statement of research interests. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.