Job Posting: Tenure-track faculty - Biology, Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA

Rachel Howell
October 24, 2014

The Department of Biology at Shippensburg University invites applications for a tenure track Immunologist position starting August 2015. Primary responsibilities include instruction of an upper-level Immunology course and a sophomore-level Microbiology course. Teaching responsibilities may also include instruction of an upper division undergraduate or graduate course that complements current offerings in the department or an introductory course for majors or non-majors.
In addition faculty members are expected to perform other duties as noted in the collective bargaining agreement.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Biology or a related field from an accredited institution completed by May 31, 2015.  Demonstration of experience in both Immunology and Microbiology is preferred.

Application Process:

All candidates must apply online at Materials submitted in other formats including paper applications will not be considered.  Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial for application, official prior to interview), a brief statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, plus the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three (3) references. A demonstration of teaching effectiveness, a scholarly seminar, and evidence of a commitment to understanding diverse populations will be required as part of an on-campus interview. Application review will begin on December 1, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled.

Upon appointment all candidates must furnish eligibility to work in the U.S. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check, sufficient course enrollments and budget allocations. Shippensburg University is an equal opportunity employer. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.