Assistant Professors, Department of Biology

Location
New Hampshire, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Oct 01, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Biology at Saint Anselm College, a Roman Catholic undergraduate liberal arts college in the Benedictine tradition in Manchester, NH seeks a Biochemist and a Neurobiologist to begin August 2021.

 

The first position is tenure-track in which the successful candidate will teach across the curriculum and be committed to actively involving undergraduates in research.  Teaching responsibilities include Biochemistry (lecture and lab) and General Biology (lecture and lab) courses for science majors, and a lecture-only Genetics course for nursing students.  The candidate will have an opportunity, depending on the needs of the department, to develop an upper-level course in their area of expertise.  A Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or a related field is required. Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level as well as scholarly research. Teaching experience at the undergraduate level is preferred.  Applicants interested in the tenure-track Biochemistry position should submit materials to the attention of Dr. Greguske, Search Chair.

 

The Neurobiologist position is a one- to- three year renewable position in which the successful candidate will teach across the curriculum, be committed to actively involving undergraduates in research, and train and work with laboratory staff. Teaching responsibilities include neurobiology (lecture and lab), non-majors biology (lecture and lab), and an upper-level course in support of the department’s curriculum. The candidate will be expected to continue pursuing scholarly research in their field of interest and involve undergraduate students in research. The position also provides opportunities to explore service learning.  A Ph.D. in Neurobiology or a related field is required. Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level as well as scholarly research. Teaching experience at the undergraduate level is preferred.  Applicants interested in the one-to-three year renewable position in Neurobiology should submit materials to the attention of Dr. LaPlante, Search Chair. 

 

Applications for both positions should be received by November 13, 2020 for full consideration.    

 

Please submit the following materials in PDF format via the college website www.anselm.edu/hr:

 

  • Letter of interest, addressing fitness for position
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Teaching statement
  • Research statement, including plans for mentoring undergraduate researchers
  • Academic transcripts
  • Contact information of three referees, including name, address, phone, and email (letters will be requested for finalists)

 

Successful candidates will be able to assist the college in advancing its mission and strategic priorities,

which includes institution-wide diversity and inclusiveness.

 

Founded in 1889, Saint Anselm College is an undergraduate, liberal arts college housed on a 350+ acre, residential campus, with a student body of approximately 2,000 students, 155 full-time faculty in addition to the monks of Saint Anselm Abbey.  The college is located in the vibrant and diverse city of Manchester, NH, where 76 languages are spoken in the schools.  The college is less than an hour from sandy beaches, the White Mountain National Forest, the Lakes Region, and metropolitan Boston.