Biology (Geneticist) Position - University of Southern Indiana

Posted on 10/15/08

The University of Southern Indiana invites applications for a tenure-track position at the ASSISTANT PROFESSOR level in Biology to begin August 2009. The successful candidate must be a broadly trained GENETICIST able to teach molecular and classical topics. Teaching responsibilities include an upper-level course in genetics and rotation through Principles of Biology for majors. Additional teaching assignments would depend on the qualifications of the successful candidate; expertise in molecular laboratory techniques is expected. Candidates with evidence of excellence in college/university teaching are preferred. Publication and engagement of undergraduate students in candidate's research activities are expected. Standard molecular laboratory equipment is housed in the department. Modest start-up funds available. Ph.D. is preferred, exceptional ABD considered.

The University is committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship and professional activity, and service to the University and community. For additional information see http://www.usi.edu/science/biology/index.htm Review of applications will begin November 1, 2008, but applications will be considered until the position is filled. Submit letter of application including statement of teaching philosophy; research goals; curriculum vitae; unofficial transcripts; and names, phone numbers, and email addresses for three references to: Dr. Henri Roger Maurice, Chair, Department of Biology, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47712.

USI is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.