Assistant Professor of Biology

University of Mary

United States

February 15, 2022


Assistant Professor of Biology

The University of Mary invites applications for a full-time position in Biology to begin Fall 2022. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. A doctorate degree in Biology, or a closely related field, is required by time of employment.

Primary responsibilities include teaching courses in the biology program, as well as academic mentoring of our biology majors. While candidates with expertise in any area of biology are strongly encouraged to apply, applicants with an interest in biology education and/or human anatomy and physiology will receive added attention. Applicants should understand, support, and advance the liberal arts, excel in teaching at the undergraduate level, and be willing to join other program faculty in developing an active research agenda appropriate for participation by undergraduate science majors (https: // www.

All faculty are expected to demonstrate a willingness to support and advance the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine Mission and Identity of the University of Mary (see https: // www.

  • Upholds and supports the Christian, Catholic, Benedictine mission of the University of Mary
  • Supports the ongoing implementation of Ex Corde Ecclesiae , the apostolic constitution on Catholic colleges and universities
  • Builds a culture of ready and earnest hospitality in the School of Arts and Sciences and throughout the university, in accord with Saint Benedict's admonition that all be received as Christ
  • The University of Mary is a private, Christian, Catholic, Benedictine university that welcomes students of all faiths and backgrounds. Infusing Benedictine values throughout the educational experience, Mary offers distinguished, professionally focused academic programs enlivened by the liberal arts, global and civic service, robust internships, and mentoring by respected faculty. As one of the most affordable private universities in the nation, Mary offers exceptional educational value as well as outstanding scholarship and financial aid opportunities. The University of Mary is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.

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    How to Apply:

    Click here to apply and upload (1) a cover letter that addresses your interest in the position, and commitment to supporting the mission of the University of Mary, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, (4) a brief statement of research interests, specifying how undergraduates might be involved in future projects, (5) official or unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, and (6) arrange to have at least three references letters sent to: Please mention Biology 2022 on the subject line of all email messages.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To be guaranteed full consideration, all application materials should be received by February 15, 2022.

    Equal Opportunity Employer