Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology, Molecular/Cell Biology & Biochemistry (Tenure-Track)

Jackson State University
June 12, 2023
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Position Information

Posting Number F00323P

Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology, Molecular/Cell Biology & Biochemistry (Tenure-Track) Department Biology FLSA Salary Not listed. Grant Funded No Location Main Campus Faculty, Staff, Admin or Student Faculty Number of Vacancies 1 Desired start date 07/01/2023 Position Summary

The Department of Biology at Jackson State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position beginning July 2023.


Minimum Required Education

Must have a Ph.D. in one of the following areas:

Molecular Biology; Cellular Biology; Biochemistry or a closely related field with a minimum 18 graduate hours in field of study to be eligible to teach courses.

Minimum Required Experience

Must provide evidence of effective and innovative teaching of undergraduate or graduate courses.

Minimum Required Licenses and/or Certifications



Preference will be given to candidates with Post-doctoral research experience, research publication records and successful research grants.

Skills and Abilities

Not listed.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

The duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Teaching undergraduate and graduate level Biological Science courses such as but not limited to: 1) Molecular/Cell Biology 2) Biochemistry
  • Advising and mentoring students
  • Conducting research in areas of expertise
  • Developing and maintaining a dynamic, extramurally funded research program meeting the Biology research focus
  • Providing service to the Department, College, University, Community and Profession
  • Performing other duties as assigned
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    EEO Statement

    Jackson State University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Background Check Statement

    Jackson State University is committed to providing a safe campus. JSU conducts background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include reference checks, criminal history/record check and when appropriate a credit report or driving history report.

    Open Date 02/22/2023 Close Date Open Until Filled (overrides close field) Yes Special Instructions to Applicants

    Posting Supplemental Questions

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  • What is the highest level of education attained?
  • GED
  • High School Diploma
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Ph.D. Degree
  • None of the above choices
  • Can you, if hired, provide proof of education?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Are you legally authorized to work in the United States?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Can you, if hired, provide documents to show your eligibility to work in the United States?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Letter of Reference 1
  • Letter of Reference 2
  • Letter of Reference 3
  • Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • Teaching Philosophy
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