The Biology Department at Missouri State University anticipates an August 2019 opening for a tenure-track Assistant Professor with expertise in Fish Biology. Requirements include a PhD in Biology or related area, peer-reviewed publications in fish biology, and excellent communication skills. Duties include research in freshwater fish biology, teaching courses in ichthyology, fisheries and/or wildlife management, and specialty to total 9 contact hours per semester; graduate (masters) and undergraduate advisement; and externally-funded research. A letter of application (including a commitment to working with diverse student populations), CV, names and contact information for 3 references, statements of teaching and research experience and interests, and copies of all university transcripts should be submitted online at: https://jobs.missouristate.edu. Employment will require a criminal background check at University expense. Application review begins on 16 November 2018 and continues until position is filled. Starting date is 12 August 2019. Direct queries to DayLigon@MissouriState.edu. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Employer and Institution
An earned PhD in the biological sciences, a record of peer-reviewed publications in fish biology a commitment to teaching, research, and service, and excellent oral and written communication skills. The letter of application must include a commitment to working with diverse student populations.