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Assistant Teaching Professor - Biological Sciences - Vertebrate Anatomy and Physiology
Faculty
BGSU Main Campus
03/31/2021
04/28/2021
Ends at 11:59 pm Bowling Green, OH local time
Salary commensurate with education & experience

The Department of Biological Sciences at Bowling Green State University invites applications for a full-time, renewable qualified rank (non-tenure) faculty position as Assistant Teaching Professor in Vertebrate Anatomy & Physiology, beginning fall 2021. 

Teach Anatomy and Physiology I and II and Introductory Biology Courses; provide service to the department, college, and university. Depending on background and experience, the candidate may also assist with management and coordination of our Herpetology Laboratory, promoting student participation in research and experiential learning.

Master’s degree in Biology conferred at the time of application
Experience teaching Anatomy and Physiology and Introductory Biology
Must have been Instructor of Record in at least one of the previously stated courses
 
Preferred Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Biology
Background in Comparative Anatomy and Herpetology

Credentials Required for Application
Only complete applications will be considered. Application materials must include: (1) a letter of application, (2) current curriculum vitae that includes courses taught and when, (3) statement describing both teaching and professional development, (4) a statement of commitment to diversity in higher education, (5) names and addresses of three individuals who will provide current letters of reference (dated within the past year) by the application deadline, and (6) copy of transcript showing the highest degree earned. Finalist will be required to submit official transcripts and to authorize and pass a background check prior to an offer of employment being made.

Application Deadline: April 28, 2021.

Further Information: 
For additional information, contact Amy Wagner, Search Committee Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403 akwagne@bgsu.edu.

Information about Program and College: 
BGSU is a high-research, residential university located in northwest Ohio approximately 20 miles south of Toledo, Ohio and 70 miles from Ann Arbor, Michigan and the Detroit airport. BGSU offers more than 200 undergraduate majors and programs, 47 master’s degree programs, and 17 doctoral degree programs. U.S. News and World Report names BGSU as one of the top public universities nationwide with a strong commitment to first-year programs that lead to success. Approximately 20,000 students (including 2900 graduate students) attend BGSU. Over 17% of our students identify as persons of color, and nearly 5% are international students. Of BGSU’s 1200 faculty members, 13% identify as persons of color, 4% hail from different countries. The Division of Diversity and Belonging coordinates affinity groups for faculty and staff who identify as persons of color, Latinx, LGBTQ+, and as persons with disabilities. The University is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. For more information, please visit: www.bgsu.edu. 

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The Department of Biological Science at BGSU offers a full range of graduate programs including master’s and doctoral degree programs (MS in Biology and PhD in Biology), undergraduate major programs in Biology, Microbiology and Neuroscience, and Specializations in Marine and Aquatic Sciences, Ecology and Conservation Biology, Pre-Health Professions, and Forensic Science. The department includes 34 full-time faculty members, more than 90 graduate students and about 700 undergraduate majors. The faculty are committed to excellence in teaching, research and service. The department is one of the units served by BGSU ALLIES, a three-year project funded by NSF that is designed to increase the participation and advancement of women in academic STEM careers. For more information, visit the department web site: https://www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/biological-sciences.html

Assistant Teaching Professor, Vertebrate Anatomy and Physiology, Department of Biological Sciences at Bowling Green State University. Full-time, academic year, non-tenure track, renewable. Competitive salary with full benefits. Duties include: Teach courses in Anatomy and Physiology and Introductory Biology; and provide service to the department, college, and university. Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree in Biology conferred at the time of application; experience teaching Anatomy and Physiology and Introductory Biology courses; must have been Instructor of Record for one of the previously stated courses. Preferred qualifications: Ph.D. in Biology; Background in Comparative Anatomy and Herpetology. Starting date: August 2021. Application materials must include: (1) a letter of application, (2) current curriculum vitae that includes courses taught and when, (3) statement describing both teaching and professional development, (4) a statement of commitment to diversity in higher education, (5) names and addresses of three individuals who will provide current letters of reference (dated within the past year) by the application deadline, and (6) copy of transcript showing the highest degree earned. Finalist will be required to submit official transcripts and to authorize and pass a background check prior to an offer of employment being made. Application deadline: April 28, 2021.  For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/. BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment. We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation. If you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for this position, please call 419-372-8421.

 

 

 

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