Overview

Mississippi University for Women Department of Science and Mathematics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Biology to begin in August 2018. Rank will be dependent on qualifications and experience.

The successful candidate will have the primary responsibility for teaching a junior-level Evolutionary Biology course in an undergraduate-only program. Applicants must be willing to teach other biology courses in their area of expertise and introductory-level biology courses. Preference will be given to candidates who can actively pursue extra-mural funding, and initiate and supervise research programs involving our undergraduate students.

Applicants must have completed or received the Ph.D. degree by August 1, 2018. Individuals with post-doctoral experience and/or teaching experience will be given preference.

University service (both in the department and in the campus community) is expected. Applications will be subject to immediate consideration, continuing until the position is filled. MUW emphasizes excellence in teaching and undergraduate research, and provides a student-centered teaching environment.

For more information about the position, contact Dr. Bonnie Oppenheimer (662-329-7239 orĀ bloppenheimer@muw.edu). Please provide a statement of your research plans under “Applicant Documents Section; Other Documents”.

All hires contingent upon successful completion of a background check.