Overview

North Carolina Wesleyan College seeks applications for an Assistant Professor of Biology. This is a full-time, tenure track position to begin August 2017, contingent upon final budget approval. A Ph.D. in a biological discipline is required. The successful candidate must be qualified to teach introductory biology courses and anatomy and physiology as well as develop new courses in an area of his/her biomedical science expertise (e.g. neuroscience, immunology). North Carolina Wesleyan College, an undergraduate liberal arts college, emphasizing teaching excellence and personal attention, is located in eastern North Carolina and serves approximately 1,900 students of various backgrounds and academic preparedness, including adult degree students in the evening college. Faculty are expected to engage traditional students through the use of both conventional and innovative instructional strategies. Initial applications should include: statement of teaching philosophy, a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts showing academic work in higher education and degrees received, and three letters of recommendation addressing academic qualifications and effective teaching experience. A fulltime load at North Carolina Wesleyan College involves 12 contact hours per semester consisting of a mixture of lecture and laboratory courses.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. To apply, please send complete application materials that include a letter of interest, CV, graduate/undergraduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation to the attention of Darrell Whitley, Director of Human Resources, at dwhitley@ncwc.edu.

North Carolina Wesleyan College does not currently sponsor H-1B/H-1B1 petitions/visas for openings in this position. Therefore, only candidates who are already legally authorized to work in the United States will be considered.