Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology (Plant Biologist)
The Department of Biology at St. Mary’s College of Maryland invites applications for a two-year visiting assistant professor position in the field of plant biology beginning August 2018. Teaching responsibilities include participating in the biology core course Principles of Biology II, Plant Physiology, and an environmentally focused non-majors biology course. Ph.D. required; postdoctoral training and/or teaching experience preferred. The SMCM Biology Department maintains estuarine/marine aquatic facilities that would be available for faculty and student research.
Non-sectarian since its founding, St. Mary's College of Maryland, a public Carnegie Baccalaureate, Arts and Sciences institution located in St. Mary's City, 70 miles southeast of Washington, D.C., has been designated as Maryland's public honors college. With highly selective admissions policies, academically talented students, and a rigorous curriculum, we offer a small college experience similar to that found at exceptional private colleges. The quality of life is enhanced by the recreational opportunities of the Chesapeake region and by our proximity to Washington, D.C. and Baltimore.
St. Mary’s College (www.smcm.edu) embodies diversity and inclusion in its mission. We create an environment that recognizes the value of individual and group differences and we encourage inquiries from applicants who will contribute to our cultural and ethnic diversity. Application materials should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae (including e-mail address), statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), and three letters of recommendation. Applicants should indicate in their cover letter how their teaching at the College will contribute to a culture of inclusion and campus diversity. Applications are being accepted online at: apply.interfolio.com/48494. Questions may be directed to 240-895-4362.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. St. Mary’s College of Maryland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
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Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.
St. Mary’s College of Maryland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.