Vacancy - Biology Lecturer (Physiology)
(Recruitment Number 10780214)
Washburn University's Department of Biology invites applications for the position of Lecturer in Biology (Physiologist) beginning August 1, 2014. This position is a one-year (9-month), full-time, non-tenure track appointment at the rank of Lecturer; renewal of the appointment depends on availability of funding and need for services. The successful candidate is expected to demonstrate a commitment to quality undergraduate education.
- Master’s in Physiology, Biology or related field
- Teaching experience at the post-secondary level
- Ph.D. in Physiology, Biology or related field
- Experience in teaching human physiology and introductory biology courses at the post-secondary level
- Demonstrated teaching excellence at the university level
- Teaching courses in Human Physiology (majors/allied health students), and Introductory Biology courses for majors/non-majors
- Working as part of a team to maintain and prepare physiology labs
- Maintain office hours and be available to students outside of classroom time
- Participation in Department meetings and functions
- Other duties as assigned
- To be given highest consideration, completed applications must be submitted no later than March 24, 2014. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Complete applications consist of a cover letter, statement on Teaching Philosophy, current CV, copies of transcripts (unofficial are OK at this stage) and 3 current reference letters. Please mail to: Physiology Lecturer Search Committee, Washburn University, Department of Biology, 1700 SW. College Ave., Topeka, KS. 66621 or firstname.lastname@example.org (do not send additional materials until requested). Either hardcopy or electronic applications will be accepted. For questions, please contact Dr. Takrima Sadikot at: email@example.com. The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire. To enrich education through diversity, Washburn University is an EOE. Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. www.washburn.edu.