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Lecturer in Biology, Specializing in Physiology

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A complete application consists of a cover letter that addresses qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests and philosophy (1-2 pages), and a list of three references. Three letters of recommendation will be required at a later date.

Posting Details

POSTING NUMBER

Posting Number F00322P

POSITION INFORMATION

Working Title Lecturer in Biology, Specializing in Physiology
Tenure Status Non-Tenure Track
Benefit Status Full Benefits
Months Per Year 9
Proposed Start Date 08/16/2018

DEPARTMENT INFORMATION

Department Biology - 2220

POSTING TEXT

University Summary

The University of Dayton, Department of Biology invites applications for a full time non-tenure track lecturer position in Biology to join the faculty beginning August 16, 2018. The successful hire will be expected to teach upper-level laboratory and lecture courses in physiology.

Additional duties include: the maintenance of laboratory manuals; grading of laboratory reports, assignments and exams; training of undergraduate and graduate teaching assistants; and developing new lectures and laboratory exercises in consultation with other faculty.

The University of Dayton is committed to the recruitment, hiring and promotion of outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community. In support of this commitment, the University is pleased to provide support for spouses of prospective and newly hired faculty. The dual career program serves as a resource and support system and is not intended to take the place of one’s own job search efforts. While we cannot guarantee placement, we serve as an effective support system for your spouse. Information can be found at http://www.udayton.edu/hr/employee_resources/dual_career_resources.php

University Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Ph.D. degree in Biology, Physiology or related field;
  • experience teaching upper-level undergraduate laboratory or lecture courses in physiology to biology majors;
  • excellent written communication skills;
  • an articulated commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level.
Preferred Qualifications
  • excellence in oral communication skills;
    *a commitment to and interest in advising and teaching students from diverse backgrounds;
  • effective interpersonal and collaboration skills;
  • an appreciation for the UD mission to educate the whole person;
  • the ability to contribute to a positive, collegial, work atmosphere.
Number of Positions Available 1
Application Review Date 02/01/2018
Closing Date 02/01/2018
Open until filled?
Special Instructions to Applicants

A complete application consists of a cover letter that addresses qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests and philosophy (1-2 pages), and a list of three references.

Three letters of recommendation will be required at a later date.

Primary Contact for this Position Carissa Krane

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. List of References
Optional Documents