Microbiologist - Assistant Professor of Biology

Background: The Department of Biology at Lander University, a public comprehensive university in the Upstate region of South Carolina, is comprised of a cohesive and forward-thinking faculty who deliver an outcomes-based curriculum that has been carefully aligned with the goals of the AAAS Vision and Change initiative. 

Position: Our department is poised to hire a tenure-track assistant professor position with broad training in microbiology. Teaching responsibilities include: 200-level microbiology course aimed at students in the Nursing program and related health tracks, human anatomy and human physiology, and the possibility of developing a course related to one’s specialty. The ideal candidate will share our passion for student-centered learning and innovative teaching practices. The candidate is also expected to maintain an undergraduate research program. The position will be filled as early as January 2018, or as late as August 2018.