Assistant Professor of Biology

Employer
University of Dallas
Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Not specified
Posted
Nov 16, 2017
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Biology Department at the University of Dallas seeks applicants for a tenure-track position starting in Fall 2018. Candidates must have a Ph.D. by time of employment with a strong commitment to undergraduate research and a record of past work in the area of computational biology/bioinformatics as part of a human genetics, biomedical sciences, biochemistry, systems biology or equivalent.  Postdoctoral experience is preferred.  The successful candidate will regularly teach upper-division courses that cover fundamental biological principles, an upper-division course in the candidate’s area of specialization (computational biology/bioinformatics/biophysics/biomedical/biostatistics) with the potential to occasionally teach interdisciplinary courses in collaboration with other university programs.  The candidate will aid in advising majors, including students interested in graduate careers. 

Candidates should submit a letter of application explaining their suitability for the position, C.V., undergraduate and graduate transcripts, the names and contact information for three references, a research plan, a statement on teaching philosophy, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to https://hr.udallas.edu/apply/. Any questions about the position should be directed to Dr. William Cody, Department of Biology, University of Dallas, 1845 E. Northgate Dr., Irving, TX 75062; wcody@udallas.edu. Review of applications will begin as soon as received and continue until January 15, 2018 or the position is filled.

The University of Dallas is a Catholic university which seeks to educate the whole person, encouraging its students to pursue wisdom, truth, and virtue as the primary ends of education, and we invite you to review our Mission (http://www.udallas.edu/about/mission.php).  The University of Dallas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  The university does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, age or disability in the administration of its employment practices.