Assistant Professor/Tenure Track

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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 - 2 positions
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 undergraduate and graduate courses in human anatomy & physiology, animal physiology, introductory biology, and courses in their specialty. The successful applicants are expected to establish an active research program, supervise MS thesis research, and lead our pre-veterinary medicine program. This is a campus based position.
Minimum Qualifications
Required Education: Doctorate or equivalent terminal degree
Discipline / Degree Area: Physiology
Required Specialized Training/Certifications: None
Required Minimum Work Experience: None
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, or Attributes Required for Satisfactory Performance of the Position Duties: - Ability to teach courses in one or more of the following areas: human anatomy and physiology, animal physiology, introductory biology, courses in specialty

- Ability to incorporate active learning strategies

- Ability to establish an active research program with undergraduate and graduate students

-Excellent oral and written communication skills and time management skills.

-Commitment to undergraduate and graduate education and demonstrated excellence in teaching

-Ability to develop and deliver curriculum

-Ability to meet the demands of the position in a timely manner

-Ability to assess student learning outcomes

-Ability to work well with an instructional team, including but not limited to fellow instructors and assistants

-Demonstrate excellent problem solving skills
Additional Desirable Qualifications
Additional Desirable Qualifications: -Demonstrated teaching experience in anatomy and physiology
-Interest in providing leadership for the pre-veterinary medicine program
-Record of peer-reviewed publication appropriate to career stage
-Commitment to the mission of a public comprehensive university
-Willingness and ability to work interdepartmentally
-Record of successful grant writing
-Experience mentoring undergraduate students
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicant materials will include the faculty application, cover letter, unofficial transcripts, teaching approach statement (2 page limit), research plans statement (2 page limit), and plans for fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion statement (2 page limit).
Contact Information:
Dr. Robert Belton - 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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