The Biology Department of The University of Scranton is seeking applications for up to two tenure-track positions at the level of Assistant Professor to begin August 2020.
The areas of specialization include neuroscience, particularly developmental neuroscience, and/or cellular biology.
The Biology Department is housed in a state-of-the-art unified science center, http://www.scranton.edu/academics/sciencecenter.
Visit http://www.scranton.edu/academics/cas/biology/ for more information about the Biology Department, its programs, and its faculty.
All candidates must indicate how they would help communicate and support the Catholic and Jesuit identity and mission of the University.
The University’s mission statement and a description of the history and aims of the Ignatian teaching philosophy may be found at https://www.scranton.edu/about/jesuit-tradition/index.shtml.
Applicants will teach Developmental Biology, Developmental Neuroscience, and/or Cellular Biology (depending on their background).
Applicants will also contribute to the Biology Department’s core courses in the Biology; Biochemistry, Cellular, and Molecular Biology (BCMB); Physiology; Environmental Science; and/or Neuroscience programs.
Faculty will be encouraged to develop upper level courses in their specialties.
is required by start date; postdoctoral experience is preferred.
Excellence in teaching and the capability to develop an active research program that involves mentoring undergraduates and which is complementary to the expertise of our existing faculty is expected.