Coe College invites applications from dynamic, student-centered individuals for a full-time tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology to begin August 2022. Teaching responsibilities will include lectures and associated labs in introductory biology courses, integrative human anatomy for majors (including use of Syndaver®), and an upper-level biology elective in the candidate’s area of expertise. Potential areas of specialization might include evolutionary biology, histology, or vertebrate anatomy or morphology. Participation in interdisciplinary and First Year Seminar teaching is also expected. The normal course load typically includes two lecture courses and two labs per semester. Non-teaching responsibilities include student-faculty research, student advising, prospective student recruitment, and committee work.
Ph.D. in the biological sciences, with research and/or teaching expertise in human anatomy; postdoctoral experience strongly preferred. A commitment to excellent teaching, including the use of inclusive pedagogies along with strong mentoring and academic support of diverse undergraduate student populations. An active research agenda that can be modified for undergraduate research, with a publication record in appropriate scientific journals in the candidate’s field of expertise. Previous experience working with undergraduates is preferred.