Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology

  • University of Tampa
  • Tampa, FL, USA
  • Apr 19, 2021
Full time Biology/Biotechnology/Life Sciences

Job Description

 

Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology

The Department of Biology within the College of Natural and Health Sciences at The University of Tampa invites applications for a full-time, one-year renewable, Visiting Assistant Professor position beginning in August 2021.

The University of Tampa is a medium-sized, comprehensive, residentially based private institution of 9,200 undergraduate and graduate students. The University is ideally situated on a beautiful 110-acre campus next to the Hillsborough River, adjacent to Tampa’s dynamic central business district, which is a growing, vibrant, diverse metropolitan area. UT reflects this vibrancy; with 22 consecutive years of enrollment growth UT boasts 260 student organizations, a multicultural student body from 50 states and 140 countries and “Top Tier” ranking in U.S. News & World Report.

This position will have primary teaching responsibilities in Introductory Biology for science majors (General Biology I and/or II), upper division Biology courses (Microbiology and/or Virology), and non-science major courses (Biology and/or Microbiology).  

The department is interested in attracting broadly trained biologists to complement the existing faculty in biology. Opportunities for collaborative research involving undergraduates and current members of the faculty are possible using research space and equipment that may be made available by on-campus collaborators. Each candidate will be expected to teach 27 contact hours throughout the Fall and Spring semesters.

 

 

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Qualifications

PhD preferred (strong ABD candidates considered) and prior experience teaching undergraduates is desirable.  A personal commitment to quality undergraduate teaching and advising is essential.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Details

For further details and to apply, please visit our website at www.ut.edu/jobs      
Applicants should be prepared to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, copy of recent teaching evaluations, name/contact information of references, copies of graduate/terminal transcripts.

The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students, faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity. The University invites applications from underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences with diverse populations.

For further details and to apply, please visit our website at www.ut.edu/jobs      
Applicants should be prepared to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, copy of recent teaching evaluations, name/contact information of references, copies of graduate/terminal transcripts.

Apply Here: https://utampa.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Faculty/job/Tampa/Visiting-Assistant-Professor--Biology-_R0005142-1

 

 

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