Careers in the Plant Sciences

Assistant Professor of Biology

Morehouse College - Atlanta, GA, USA

Position Title: Assistant Professor of Biology
Position Type: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
Application Review Begins: Thursday, November 09, 2023
Application Deadline: Monday, January 01, 2024
Institution: Morehouse College
Department/Division: Department of Biology
Field (e.g., systematics): Plant Sciences
City: Atlanta, GA, USA
General Information: The Department of Biology at Morehouse College seeks broadly trained candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin in August 2024. Morehouse College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Morehouse College complies with applicable provisions of federal and state laws that prohibit discrimination in employment, admission, or access to its educational or extracurricular programs, activities, or facilities based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, marital status, place of birth, veteran status, or against individuals with disabilities.
Qualifications/Requirements: Candidates must have an earned PhD and post-doctoral experience in one or more of the following areas of specialization: computational biology, plant biology or developmental biology. Preference will be given to applicants with interdisciplinary experience or data science experience (such as bioinformatics and biological modelling).
Responsibilities: Candidates will be expected to establish a research program that engages with undergraduates, pursue external research funding, and teach both introductory and advanced undergraduate courses, including courses for non-science majors to support the General Education curriculum of the college.
Application Instructions (submission methods, etc.): Application must include a current CV, unofficial graduate transcript, statement of research interests, statement of teaching philosophy and the names of three professional references. Applications must also include a DEI statement that demonstrates the candidate’s commitment to fostering the educational advancement of Black men and men of color from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Applications must be submitted via our online HR system, PeopleAdmin, at:
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Contact Name: Ms. Mabel Swinney,