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Assistant Professor of Biology

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Position Details

Position Details

Job Vacancy Number F199P
Position Title Assistant Professor of Biology
Title Code 7300
Department Dept of Biology & Chemistry
Salary Competitive and commensurate with experience
Per Year
Job Type Full-Time
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Duration of Position Budgeted
If temporary, enter date position will end. Or, if subject to funding and/or need, check box
Date Employee Desired
Required Qualifications

- Ph.D. in the discipline and evidence of scholarly activity are required.
- Candidates must have a strong commitment both to teaching and to developing a research program that involves undergraduate and graduate students.

Preferred Qualifications
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Other Information

Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received by this date will be given priority. The position start date is Fall 2018. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Completed employment application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, description of teaching philosophy, description of research, and names and contact information of three professional references. Applicants must apply via https://employment.tamiu.edu. TAMIU is an EO / AA Veterans /Disability Employer. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation and employment is contingent on the results of the criminal history investigation.

Summary of Job Duties

Essential Duty

The Department of Biology and Chemistry at Texas A&M International University in Laredo, Texas (http://www.tamiu.edu) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Biology. Responsibilities include teaching introductory and graduate level courses in ecology and their area of expertise. Applicants within broad areas of ecology, such as ecological modeling, plant ecology, animal ecology, behavioral ecology, limnology, molecular ecology, or plant-animal interactions are encouraged to apply. Other areas within ecology will also be considered. The ecology of South Texas and our proximity to the Rio Grande present unique research opportunities.

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Position-Specific Information

Job Open Date 08/31/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Professional References (name and contact info)
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Research Projects
Optional Documents