The Department of Biology at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota, seeks applicants with a Ph.D. for a tenure-track faculty position in Neurobiology, which will support a newly-launched interdisciplinary major in Neuroscience. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to broad liberal arts and interdisciplinary education, excellent teaching skills, willingness to teach and support diverse students, and the ability to develop a productive research program involving undergraduate researchers. Candidates should be able to teach introductory and advanced courses in neurobiology and contribute to teaching other courses in the biology major curriculum. Hamline faculty currently have a 6-course annual teaching load, with a course release in the first year for professional development and semester pre-tenure release pending successful third-year review.
The successful candidate will be expected to participate in classroom teaching, scholarly research and service, including academic advisement of students.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, statements of research interests and teaching philosophy by clicking on the following link: http://hamline.peopleadmin.com/postings/5875In addition, candidates should arrange for three letters of reference sent to the firstname.lastname@example.org with your first/last name-Neurobiology in the subject line of the email. Application review will begin on October 15, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.
Founded in 1854, Hamline was the first university in Minnesota and among the first coeducational institutions in the nation. Hamline University provides a world-class education for undergraduate and graduate students. Our faculty, staff and students cultivate an ethic of civic responsibility, social justice and inclusive leadership and service. Hamline University is located in the heart of the cul...turally vibrant Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area. The Biology Department (https://www.hamline.edu/cla/biology/) within Hamline’s College of Liberal Arts, is a growing department with faculty and students who engage in a wide diversity of biological research and support students with different interests and diverse backgrounds. The Department administers the Biology and Exercise Sciences programs and also contributes to several interdisciplinary programs in the College, including Neuroscience, Biochemistry, Environmental Studies, Women Studies, and Public Health Science.
The College of Liberal Arts, together with Hamline’s School of Business, serves approximately 2,100 undergraduate students. The University’s mission is to create a diverse and collaborative community of learners dedicated to the development of students’ knowledge, values, and skills for successful lives of leadership, scholarship, and service. Hamline University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educator, and is especially interested in faculty candidates whose work and scholarship will enrich diversity and equality on campus. Hamline University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, religion, age, or veteran status in its education or employment programs or activities.