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Assistant Professor (Biology)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

All required documents listed below are required to be attached to your application prior to the Close Date indicated above. Please contact the Office of Human Resources on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Position Details

Classification Information

FLSA Exempt
Min Salary or Wage N/A
Mid Salary or Wage N/A
Required Education

Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or equivalent subjects

Required Experience

3-5 years of teaching, experience in advising/mentoring students, publication history and experience with funding

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Excellent communication, written and technology skills

Required Certification(s)/Licensure(s)

N/A

Department Information

Department Name Biology
Department Location E. E. OBanion Building Suite 430

Position Information

Posting Title Assistant Professor (Biology)
Tenure-Status Tenure-Track
Preferred Education

Ph.D. in Microbiology, Pathology, Histology, Cellular Biology, Molecular Biology and Biology or related area.

Preferred Experience Requirements

3-5 years of teaching on Higher Education. Successful track record in publishing and external funding.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Excellent verbal, written and technology skills

Preferred Licenses/Certifications

N/A

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00135JP
Posting Summary

Prairie View A & M University and the College of Arts & Science invite applicants to apply for the Assistant Professor position in Biology. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching both lecture and laboratory courses at college level. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, evaluating and advising students academically and professionally, participating on academic committee; keeping records of students and posting mid-term and final grades; establishing research program, securing external funding and contributing to the overall mission of the department.

Posting Type OPEN TO ALL APPLICANTS
Number of Vacancies
Open Date 04/12/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

All required documents listed below are required to be attached to your application prior to the Close Date indicated above.

Please contact the Office of Human Resources on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed.

To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Special Requirements

Faculty (including non-tenure positions) – The appointment date for this position will be for September 1, 2017 or after.

Background Check Required Yes
Advertising Summary

N/A

Posting Text Approved by Research Compliance

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or an equivalent subject?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How much experience do you have in teaching, advising/mentoring students, publication history and funding?
    • None
    • Less than 3 years
    • 3-5 years
    • 5+ years
  3. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  4. * Please indicate the media/advertising location where you heard about this employment opportunity.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. References List
  2. Teaching Philosophy