FACULTY POSITION DESCRIPTION
Department of Math and Science
Position:Assistant Professor of Biology, tenure-track
Starting date: August 2018
About the position: We seek an Assistant Professor of Biology to join our rapidly growing Zoo and Wildlife and Environmental Science programs.Expertise in Organismal Biology, Conservation and/or Environmental Science preferred.
●The normal teaching load is 12 credits per semester.
●Teach lectures and labs in general biology sequence and other courses based on applicant’s areas of specialization.
●Advise and mentor students and supervise undergraduate research.
●Engage in scholarship and community service.
●Serve on departmental & institutional committees.
●Ph.D. in Biology by August 2018.
●Strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and mentoring, professional development and scholarly research.
●Commitment to the Christian faith and a commitment to the integration of faith and learning in the academic discipline.
The Department of Science and Mathematics consists of 11 full time faculty (4 biologists, 3 chemists, 2 mathematicians, 1 exercise science specialist and 1 computer scientist) with varying research interests. The department currently offers six academic majors, several of which have a variety of specialty tracks. In conjunction with the Department of Education, the Department of Science and Mathematics also offers programs designed to prepare students for secondary school teaching licensure.
Malone University is a Christian university for the arts, sciences and professions, in the liberal arts tradition. The University is affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church – Eastern Region.The students, faculty and staff represent more than 40 denominations.Total enrollment is over 1,700 students in traditional undergraduate programs, two degree- completion programs, and 11 master’s programs.
Application materials should include:
(1)letter of application
(4)statement of Christian faith,
(7)statement of the integration of faith and learning in the academic discipline
(8)names and contact information for three professional references.
to: D. Nathan Phinney, Provost
2600 Cleveland Ave NW
Canton OH 44709-3897
Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2017, with priority given to materials received by that date. However, applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.
Malone University has an established policy of equal academic and employment opportunity. This policy is applied to all qualified students, employees and applicants for admission or employment, in all university programs and activities, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or military or veteran status. Malone University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.