The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Molecular Biology and Genetics to begin August 2020. Requires a doctoral degree or doctoral degree in hand by August, 2020, in molecular biology, genetics, or a closely related field required. Teaching experience preferred. Pitt-Greensburg values candidates with a commitment to undergraduate teaching, experience in working with diverse groups and the ability to involve undergraduates in research. Successful candidates will be prepared to teach genetics, molecular biology, general biology as well as possible upper-level courses for biology and/or biochemistry majors..
The application package requires a letter of application, a current Curriculum Vita, description of teaching accomplishments and philosophy, graduate (and undergraduate, if relevant) transcripts, research statement with how you will involve undergraduates in your research and contact information for three references. Questions can be directed to Dr. Olivia Long at email@example.com.
Application materials received by January 31, 2020 will receive primary consideration. Review of the application materials will continue until the position is filled. For more information visit www.greensburg.pitt.edu . AA/EOE
The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, a four-year liberal arts college, offers 29 undergraduate degrees, 24 minors, and numerous pre-professional options as part of the highly-ranked University of Pittsburgh system. With low tuition, and incredible hands-on learning opportunities, we offer personalized education with dedicated faculty.
Only applications submitted directly to the University of Pittsburgh's Talent Center via www.join.pitt.edu webite will be evaluated for this position. Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching accomplishments and philosphy (teaching statement), graduate and undergraduate transcripts, if relevant, and contact infomation of three individuals to provide letters of recommendation. All documents should be uploaded as attachments in your online application. Application materials received by January 31, 2020 will receive primary consideration. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Required Attachments: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Letters of Recommendation, Teaching Statement, Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 19009656
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