Biology Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I) - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States


Detailed Job Description

This position exists to serve as a tenure-track member of the Biology faculty teaching 12 credits per semester: day, evening, weekends and online as needed, mentoring undergraduate research, and providing academic advising to students.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.


Tenure-Track Faculty Member: Teach 12 credit hours per semester, including all required laboratories. Teach Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II, Advanced Human Physiology, and Neurobiology. Establish a research program and direct undergraduate research projects at an institution with limited animal care facilities. Provide academic advising (biology major, minor and pre-medical), engage in professional development, and participate in university and community service. Experience working with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population including (but not limited to) students of color, LBGTQIA students, students from low-income backgrounds, first-generation students, students with disabilities, undocumented students, non-traditional students, student veterans, and English-language learners.

Required Qualifications

Earned Doctorate in Neurobiology or closely related field by July 1, 2016.

Preferred Qualifications

Extensive graduate-level training in neurobiology.

Demonstrated ability to teach Human Anatomy and Physiology and upper division courses in Neurobiology and Advanced Human Physiology.

Experience advising undergraduate students.

Experience conducting research with student involvement.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

In order for your application to be complete, you must provide: 1) curriculum vitae (CV); 2) a cover letter; 3) a teaching philosophy statement; 4) a list of the names and contact information of three professional references; 5) unofficial transcripts; and 6) a Statement of Research Interests.
Note: If you cannot upload any or all of these documents at the time of application, please email them to:
Attn: Samantha Daniel
Subject: Search F 447 Biology Tenure Track Faculty

All documents must be received before the closing date, November 13, 2015, midnight.Documents received after this date will not be considered.

Keyword Phrases

  • BIO - Biology
  • Biology Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I)
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Biology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter