Assistant Professor of Physiology (UPDATED)

Salisbury, MD

Salisbury University


The Department of Biological Sciences seeks a Tenure-Track (10-Month) Assistant Professor in Physiology.

Area of Specialization includes but is not limited to: Comparative or vertebrate physiology.

Primary Job Duties: Teach up to 24 credit hours (or equivalent, generally six courses and several labs) per year in support of the Anatomy & Physiology I & II sequence for undergraduates; develop upper-level undergraduate and/or graduate courses in physiology, maintain an active research agenda in an area of specialization, engage undergraduate & graduate students in research, and utilize an effective teaching style that supports a diverse student body.

Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Physiology or related discipline. If Ph.D. completed by August 15, 2021, would be hired as Assistant Professor.

Preferred Qualifications: Applicants with a strong interest in comparative or vertebrate physiology.

Applications received by November 1, 2020 will be given first consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be contingent upon verification of eligibility to work in the U.S. and is expected to begin August 15, 2021. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/HR/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.

To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit the following: 1) A letter of interest; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) statements of research and teaching interests; 4) unofficial transcripts; 5) the names and contact information of at least three (3) professional references. All documents must be submitted with your application in the online employment application system. Questions about the position should be directed to Dr. Victor Miriel at PhysiologySearch@salisbury.edu .

This position is based in Salisbury, MD. Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 60 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Founded in 1925, Salisbury University features a beautiful campus close to ocean beaches and the Chesapeake Bay and 2-3 hours from the metropolitan areas of Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Norfolk. SU is consistently ranked among the nation's top colleges and best values' by U.S. News and World Report, The Princeton Review and other publications. SU has 440 full-time faculty members serving a student population of approximately 8700. The Department of Biological Sciences consists of 32 faculty members and offers four B.S. tracks in environmental, biomedical, biotechnology, and general biology and a M.S. in applied biology.

Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our University community to include students, faculty, and staff, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University's commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit http://www.salisbury.edu/equity/ .

To apply please click here! Posted: 08/13/2020