Lecturer - Vertebrate Anatomy and Physiology

New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
May 28, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

About SUNY Oneonta:

SUNY Oneonta is a public college in Central New York, enrolling about 6,500 students in bachelor's, master's and graduate certificate programs. Most of SUNY Oneonta's main campus lies within the City of Oneonta, which is located in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains, about a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston and Philadelphia. With a population just shy of 14,000, the City of Oneonta is the largest municipality in a rural region dominated by agriculture and tourism.

Known as an exemplary residential campus that values inclusion, service and sustainability, SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing community where students grow intellectually, thrive socially and live purposefully. Employees give SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/life balance and culture. The college's indeed.com and glassdoor.com ratings are 4.5 and 4.1, respectively.

Beyond campus, many residents enjoy the natural beauty of the Catskills. Outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and running are among the most popular. Several ski areas nearby typically operate for seasons lasting over 100 days beginning in late November or early December. During the summer, boating, swimming and other water sports are popular on lakes throughout the region.

Job Description:

The Department of Biology at the State University of New York College at Oneonta invites applications for a full-time Lecturer of Vertebrate Anatomy and Physiology beginning Fall 2021. This is a non-tenure track position with an appointment of one year. Expectations include, but are not limited to, teaching.

The Biology Department offers four major tracks, including a track in Biomedical Science, two graduate programs and excellent facilities. On-campus facilities include a small animal facility, molecular research lab, and aquatics lab. The College's Biological Field Station includes separate research facilities on Otsego Lake in nearby Cooperstown, NY, with access to wetlands, uplands, forests, and streams on 2,600 acres. The Department is part of the School of Sciences which consists of 10 academic departments and 2,431 students majoring in 22 programs. To learn more about the College or the Department, please visit https://suny.oneonta.edu/ or https://suny.oneonta.edu/biology-department

Duties include but not limited to: teaching upper-level courses in mammalian physiology, comparative vertebrate anatomy and histology; co-teaching multi-section undergraduate biology courses in human anatomy and physiology and in general biology.


Required Qualifications: MS or PhD or ABD in biology or related area with emphasis in mammalian or vertebrate anatomy and physiology; effective written communication and presentation skills.

Preferred: expertise including but not limited to comparative vertebrate physiology, comparative vertebrate anatomy, anatomy and physiology, histology, or mammalogy; experience working with diverse populations and/or teaching pedagogies and/or multicultural teaching experience.

Additional Information:

For other employment and regional opportunities, please visit our website at: https://suny.oneonta.edu/about-oneonta/employment

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov

SUNY Oneonta values a diverse college community. Please visit our website on diversity at: https://suny.oneonta.edu/diversity Moreover, the College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions:

To apply online go to: http://oneonta.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=131617 Please upload a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and copies of transcripts (official required at time of appointment). Contact information for three professional references is required.