Thank you for your interest in employment with Southeastern Louisiana
Southeastern Louisiana University invites applications for the position of
Assistant Professor level in the Department of Biological Sciences to begin in
August 2022. The successful candidate will teach Medical Microbiology (for
allied health science majors), Pathogenic Microbiology, and other biology
courses, e.g., Microbial Ecology, based upon the applicant's area of expertise
and needs of the Department. The successful candidate is expected to seek out
external funding to support a long-term research program that provides
opportunities for undergraduate and MS students.
Southeastern Louisiana University is primarily a teaching institution whose
mission is successful education of undergraduate and graduate students. The
Department of Biological Sciences has more than 850 undergraduate majors in
six concentrations. The Department has excellent research and teaching
laboratories as well as other research facilities including a roof-top
greenhouse, a Vertebrate Museum, access to the LONI high performance computer
cluster, a vivarium, the Turtle Cove Environmental Research Station and the
SLU Microbiology Testing Laboratory. The Department has approximately 25
graduate students in the MS degree program. The University is positioned in a
biologically diverse region with ample opportunities for research in
terrestrial, freshwater, or estuarine habitats.
For information concerning the Department of Biological Sciences and living
and working in Southeastern Louisiana, please visit our web page at:
Questions concerning this position should be directed to the Search Committee
Chair, Dr. Penny Shockett, 985-549-3434, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Doctorate in any area of the biological sciences by hire date. Record of
scholarly accomplishments should reflect expertise in microbiology.
Postdoctoral experience is preferred.
Copies of Transcripts (official transcripts will be required if hired)
Names and contact information for 3 references
Research and Teaching Statement
Posting Close Date
January 31, 2022
Please Note: Applications must be completed and submitted by 11:59 p.m.
on the posting close date to ensure consideration.
How to Apply:
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used for this vacancy as well as future vacancies. Any required documents
should be attached under the Resume/CV section of your application. If all
required documents are not attached you will NOT be considered.