The Department of Science, in the School of Natural Science and Mathematics at Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, MD, invites outstanding teacher-scholars to apply for a new tenure-track appointment in Biology/Neurobiology/Neuroscience. The successful candidate should possess a Ph.D., with post-doctoral experience preferred, in Neurobiology or closely related discipline. We are interested in expanding our capacity in this area and will consider applicants with a variety of backgrounds providing they can also teach within the biology major course sequence. Departmental faculty demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to the campus community. The applicant is expected to engage in peer-reviewed scholarship that encourages and supports the involvement of undergraduates. Primary teaching responsibilities will include the foundational Anatomy and Physiology courses and Introductory Biology courses, and specifically developing electives related to Neurobiology in the applicant’s area of expertise.
Mount St. Mary’s seeks faculty members eager to engage and support our Catholic identity. The candidate should demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to the campus community. Successful candidates will share our commitment to the dignity and solidarity of all persons and the value of intercultural understanding. Mount St. Mary’s University has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices; we actively seek to build an inclusive faculty that can engage the interests of an increasingly diverse student population. We welcome applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world.
This is a full-time position with full benefits and annual, holiday and sick leave. The university offers a generous benefits package, including tuition remission for graduate and undergraduate classes at Mount St. Mary’s University, retirement program with a match as well as a generous paid time off schedule. Competitive salary commensurate to experience.