The Department of Marine Biology at Texas A&M University at Galveston (TAMUG) invites applications for a full-time (nine-month/year), non-tenure track, Instructional Assistant Professor in Marine Biology and Fisheries. A Ph.D. in Marine Biology, Ecology, Fisheries, or a related discipline is required. Preference will be given to candidates having demonstrated prior teaching excellence and integrating quantitative techniques into marine biology and fisheries courses. Mentoring undergraduate students is considered a plus. Faculty on the instructional professor track are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate students as well as in areas of service. The individual is expected to teach in both the Marine Biology and Marine Fisheries degree programs, which may include courses in applied statistics, ecology, mariculture, and marine fisheries management, or other courses as needed. Additional duties will include service to the department and institution, such as academic advising to students enrolled as Marine Biology/Marine Fisheries majors in the Department of Marine Biology. For more information, please visit our website at: http://www.tamug.edu/marb/index.html.
Review of applications will begin March 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date for the position is Fall 2018. The department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their teaching and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. To apply, upload curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and interests, and a list of three references with contact information at:
https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TAMU_External/job/Galveston-TAMU/Instructional-Assistant-Professor_R-001645, or by mailing the material to:
Marine Fisheries Instructional Assistant Professor Search Committee PAR # 4103, c/o Human Resources Department, Texas A&M University at Galveston, P.O. Box 1675, Galveston, TX 77553-1675. For more information on the position please contact the interim Department Head, Dr. Jaime Alvarado-Bremer at firstname.lastname@example.org. The expected start date is August 27, 2018. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check and verification of eligibility to work in the US.