Assistant Professor

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

Position Title: Assistant Professor
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 and supervise MS thesis research. 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
-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, CV, statement of teaching philosophy (2 page single-spaced), statement outlining proposed research (2 page single-spaced), statement articulating vision on how you would promote diversity, equity, and inclusion for students from underrepresented groups (2 page single-spaced), and unofficial transcripts.
Contact Information:
Danny LeBert, 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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