The Department of Biology at the University of Central Arkansas invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of Animal Physiology. The appointment will be at the Assistant Professor level and will begin on August 15, 2014. Applications are sought from outstanding individuals who value quality teaching and are dedicated to developing an active research program involving both undergraduate and Master’s level students. The position offers a reduced teaching load initially, dedicated research space, start-up funding, and opportunities for internal as well as external grants. Primary teaching responsibilities will include Animal Physiology for majors and courses in our freshman and general education curriculum.
The Department of Biology has 31 full-time faculty, approximately 625 undergraduate majors and a growing Master’s program that currently enrolls 25 graduate students (18 institutionally supported TA positions). Shared research space and instrumentation includes plant growth chambers, three greenhouses, approved animal facilities, a real-time PCR machine, modern SEM and confocal microscopes, and a flow cytometer. Please visit our web site for more details <www.uca.edu/biology/>.
Submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, copies of graduate transcripts, a statement of your teaching philosophy, description of research interests and the names and contact information for three references to:
Dr. Ben Cash, Department of Biology, University of Central Arkansas, 201 Donaghey Ave. LSC 180, Conway, AR 72035-5003, email@example.com.
Ph.D. required. Recent Ph.D.s are encouraged to apply.
Review of applications will begin on 4 November 2013.
UCA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.