Assistant Professor of Biology

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Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

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Assistant Professor of Biology

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Tom McClintock

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(434) 582-2209

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Job Summary/Basic Function

Teach undergraduate level courses in forensic science and other science disciplines. Pursue a sustained research agenda, actively participate in FEPAC -related activities, and be involved in the continuous development of the forensic science program at Liberty University.

Minimum Qualifications

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor needed to teach undergraduate level courses in forensic science including, but not limited to- Forensic DNA Analysis, Trace Evidence, and Forensic Entomology. The successful candidate must be able to develop an undergraduate-level course in his/her specialty area as well as teach courses in other science disciplines. Candidate must be committed to the evangelical standards and mission of Liberty University. Contact

Preferred Qualifications

Liberty University’s Forensic Science Program invites applications from candidates that hold a Ph.D. degree in forensic science or a natural science degree with forensic science knowledge and experience. Candidates for this faculty position within Liberty University’s FEPAC -accredited undergraduate program should also have relevant research/teaching experience in the field of forensic biology as well as a thorough understanding of daily operations of a forensic science laboratory. Experience in human identification techniques, emerging technologies and next generation sequencing is highly desirable.

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. Letter of Recommendation
  5. Curriculum Vitae
  6. Teaching Philosophy
  7. Pastoral Reference Letter
  8. Academic/Professional Reference Letter 1
  9. Academic/Professional Reference Letter 2
  10. Unofficial Transcript 1
  11. Unofficial Transcript 2
  12. Unofficial Transcript 3
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  1. Career Advancement Form (For Current LU Employees ONLY)
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