Overview

Kansas Wesleyan University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position for a broadly trained cellular and/or molecular biologist at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning with the 2018-19 academic year.

The successful applicant will hold a Ph.D. in cellular/molecular biology, immunology, or a related field with a focus in one or more of the following: cellular biology, molecular biology, immunology, epidemiology, physiology, or other relevant area. Teaching duties will include classes in cellular and molecular biology, immunology, microbiology (with lab), as well as other undergraduate courses in the areas of the successful applicant’s expertise. The applicant should also be able to contribute to majors general biology courses.

In addition, the individual filling this position will be expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching, scholarship, and community service, have a strong commitment to undergraduate education, and possess communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with a diverse array of students and colleagues.  The applicant must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience working with undergraduates using innovative and successful course delivery methods, utilization of community service-learning projects, and delivery of real world experiences for students.

Applications submitted by February 1 are guaranteed a review. The application process will remain open until filled.  For specific job/position information, and to apply, please visit www.kwu.edu/jobs.  KWU is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity in employment.

Apply online at: http://www.kwu.edu/jobs

About Kansas Wesleyan University

KWU, founded in 1886 and located in Salina, Kansas, is a coeducational, private, small liberal arts institution serving approximately 700 students and offering over 40 undergraduate majors and one graduate program.  Salina, the sixth largest city in Kansas with a population of 50,000, sits at the hub of two major interstate highways and is a major arts, shopping, medical, and cultural center for the region.