Faculty Vacancies

Vacancy - Assistant Professor Physiology

(Recruitment Number 90101012)

Washburn University's Biology Department invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track faculty position (Assistant Professor) in Biology (Physiologist) beginning August 2013 (contingent upon funding).  QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Physiology or related field (ABD considered as non-tenure track Lecturer with conversion to tenure track Assistant Professor upon completion of Ph.D.), commitment to quality undergraduate education; preference given to candidates with demonstrated teaching excellence at the university level.  RESPONSIBILITIES: Will teach courses in Human Physiology (majors/allied health students), develop course(s) in area of expertise, and be capable of teaching Introductory Biology and upper-division anatomy and physiology courses; must help maintain and prepare physiology labs as part of a team; and must establish a successful research program involving undergraduate students.  Salary: Mid-$40K range.  Additional compensation opportunities for summer school teaching exist.  Application review begins November 26, 2012 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.  Send CV, teaching & research philosophy statements, undergrad/grad transcripts, and 3 current letters of reference to Chair, Physiology Search Committee, Biology Department, Washburn University, 1700 SW College Ave., Topeka, KS 66621 or electronically at bio-search@washburn.edu.  Employment at Washburn University may be conditioned upon satisfactory completion of a background check.  Washburn University is an EOE. http://www.washburn.edu