Biology/Environmental Science Faculty

Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Mar 10, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

AVAILABLE:                      Immediately.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with teaching responsibilities beginning August 2021. 

 SALARY/RANK:                Commensurate with qualifications and experience.  This is a tenure track position.

 QUALIFICATIONS:           Doctoral degree preferred, ABD near completion will be considered.  Position requires experience in biology and environmental science. Candidate should possess strong analytical and communication skills and should demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively and effectively with students and with other instructors. Teaching experience, demonstrated organizational skills, and the ability to work independently are also strongly desired.

 RESPONSIBILITIES:        This is a 9-month position with teaching responsibilities in the Biology and Environmental Science programs.  The successful candidate will teach lecture and lab components of Ecology, Zoology, Environmental Science and General Biology.  Experience in Aquatic Biology preferred.  In addition, the candidate will assist with student recruitment and serve as a research mentor and academic advisor.

 THE UNIVERSITY:           Waynesburg University is a Christian higher education institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs both on the Waynesburg Campus and in adult centers in the Pittsburgh region. Directed by its Christian values, the University provides opportunities for scholarship, leadership and service to all of our students through an academic foundation for life-long learning and compassionate contribution to others. Special care is taken to employ people who embody the values and perspectives of the institution in their teaching, their personal lives, and their relationships with students. Serving more than 1700 students, the University is a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU). For further information, please refer to the respective web page.

APPLICATION PROCESS:  Candidates must submit a CV (resume) and letter of interest, along with a written statement that articulates how the candidate intends to demonstrate his/her Christian faith through 1) The Mission of the University, 2) Integrating faith and learning in the classroom, 3) the mentoring of students. Also include the names, addresses, emails, and phone numbers of five references. Include transcripts (copies are acceptable initially). 

 Apply to:
Human Resources Office
Waynesburg University
51 W. College St.
Waynesburg, PA 15370