Biology. Cottey College, a private liberal arts and sciences college for women, invites applications for a tenure-track position starting August 2018 in biology with a focus on ecology, evolution, zoology, or botany. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. and demonstrated interest in undergraduate teaching and mentorship. Teaching load is 12-14 hours a semester, and faculty members are expected to engage in scholarly activities and assist with recruitment efforts. Review of applications begins October 23 and continues until the position is filled.

Further information about the position and Cottey can be found at http://www.cottey.edu. To apply, send a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching interests, copies of graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references (additional statement of research interests optional) by email as Word or PDF documents to Dr. Chioma Ugochukwu, VPAA, Cottey College, Nevada, MO 64772. E-mail: dkerbs@cottey.edu. Phone 417-667-8181.


Cottey College has again been highly ranked by U.S. News & World Report in its 2018 Midwest rankings. Cottey is listed among the Best Midwest Colleges, Best Value Colleges, Least Student Debt at Graduation, and Most Proportion of International Students. Cottey has also achieved the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction.