The University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College announces two (2) openings for tenure track full-time teaching positions in biology.

One opening is for a faculty member with an emphasis on ecology. This position will require teaching Principles of Biology for non-majors and upper level courses in one or more of the following areas: Botany, Vertebrate Biology, and/or Applied Ecology.

The second opening is for a faculty member with an emphasis on cell and molecular biology.
This position will require teaching two or more of the following courses: Cell and Molecular Biology, Principles of Biology, Principles of Human Anatomy and Physiology and/or Microbiology for Nursing as well as upper level courses in the successful candidate’s field of expertise.

Both positions also involve academic advising and directing undergraduate research projects. Position will be available August 2017.

The positions require a Ph.D. Previous college-level teaching experience and other suitable experience and expertise will be taken into consideration.
For consideration, qualified applicants must send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation about teaching ability (sent directly by references or confidential placement file), evidence of effective teaching of different levels of undergraduate students, and representative syllabi for biology courses taught (include sample assignments with grading criteria) to:

Mr. Chris Nourse
Director of Human Resources
Email: HR@rio.edu
Fax: 740.245.5266

Review of candidates will continue until position is filled. Background check and official transcripts required prior to hire. For additional information about Rio, please visit: www.rio.edu

The University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College is America’s unique private/public institution of higher education designed to provide learners the opportunity to attain a high-quality, high-value education. Our personalized, learner-centered environment promotes successful lives, careers, and responsible citizenship. The campus of the university and community college is nestled in the rolling hills of southeastern Ohio, and is adjacent to the original Bob Evans Farms and Homestead in Rio Grande. Rio is an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer