Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology (Faculty Announcement) Claflin University #jobs #hbcu #hbcujobs

Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology-Tenure Track

Institution: Claflin University
Location: Orangeburg, SC
  • Faculty – Science – Biology
Posted: 10/24/2014
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics is accepting applications to fill a tenure-track faculty position in Biology. The Assistant/Associate Professor will fulfill commitments to teach in the undergraduate and graduate biology program, conduct research, advise students, serve on committees, and assume other responsibilities deemed necessary to fulfill the mission of the department and the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. In addition to teaching, this position requires ongoing compliance with the criteria for faculty performance in research and grantsmanship, faculty development, service to the University and the community, committee participation, and other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in the appropriate discipline and will join a department committed to providing quality instruction and research opportunities to undergraduate students. Candidate must have relevant teaching experience at the college level; a commitment to maintaining research with undergraduate students; and must be able to provide direction and guidance to students.

SALARY: Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Special Note: Effective January 1, 2011, all new hires must pass a criminal background check.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Candidates must submit a faculty employment application, available at employment/faculty-job-postings, letter of application, full curriculum vitae, brief statements of teaching philosophy and research interests; the names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least three references; and copies of graduate transcripts (official transcripts will be required upon appointment) to:

Dr. Verlie A. Tisdale, Dean
School of Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Claflin University
400 Magnolia Street
Orangeburg, SC 29115