Assistant Professor/Tenure Track/Fish Biologist

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Work type: Faculty and Librarians
Location: Marquette, MI 49855
Categories: Faculty-College of Arts and Sciences

Position Title: Assistant Professor/Tenure Track/Fish Biologist
Department: Biology
Term of Assignment: Tenure Track
Term End Date, If Applicable:  
FLSA Status:  Exempt = not eligible for overtime
Work Schedule:  
Salary: Competitive
Travel: No travel
Brief Statement of Duties
Brief Statement of Duties: The assignment will include teaching a range of courses including Limnology, Fisheries Management, Aquaculture, or advanced courses in area of specialty. We seek a fish biologist committed to teaching and scholarship with an active research program that will involve undergraduate and graduate students and will promote our department mission to foster diversity, equity and inclusion in the biological sciences. This is a campus based position.
Minimum Qualifications
Required Education: Doctorate or equivalent terminal degree
Discipline / Degree Area: Fish Biology or related field
Required Specialized Training/Certifications:  
Required Minimum Work Experience:  
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, or Attributes Required for Satisfactory Performance of the Position Duties: Applicants must have a commitment to teaching. Successful candidates must have the ability to incorporate active learning strategies and establish an active research program with undergraduate and graduate students. In addition, candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Additional Desirable Qualifications
Additional Desirable Qualifications: ● Demonstrated teaching experience, particularly in limnology, fisheries management, aquaculture, fish ecology, and biostatistics
● Fisheries-related research field with specialties that complement current faculty
● Interest in inland or Great Lake fish biology, ecology and management issues
● Expertise with data management, visualization, and analysis
● Commitment to the mission of a public comprehensive university
● Record of successful grant writing
● Record of peer-reviewed publication appropriate to career stage
● Willingness and ability to work interdepartmentally
● Potential for collaborative research with other institutions
● Fisheries management experience
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicant materials will include the faculty application, cover letter, CV, unofficial transcripts, statement of teaching approach, statement of research plans, and plans for fostering diversity, equity and inclusion.  Please limit the statements to 2 pages single-spaced each.
Contact Information:
John Bruggink - Chair,
Equal Employment Opportunity: NMU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, and is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of its employees.

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