Assistant Professor of Microbiology - Worcester State University in Worcester Massachusetts

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Worcester State University

Worcester, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Department of Biology at Worcester State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level to begin September 1, 2014.  Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience required; prior teaching experience preferred.  Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate courses in microbiology and upper-division courses in the candidate’s area of expertise as well as non-majors biology courses.  Teaching experience or background in parasitology, plant-microbe interactions, microbial ecology, or mycology is preferred.  Opportunities to teach at the graduate level are also available.  The candidate will be expected to engage in scholarly activities and will be strongly encouraged to involve undergraduate students in research


Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience required; prior teaching experience preferred.

About Worcester State University

Worcester State University is a public institution of higher learning set on 58 acres in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts. We are dedicated to preparing students for personal success, rewarding careers, and effective citizenship in the 21st century. We offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the traditional liberal arts and sciences, teacher education, biomedical sciences, business, and the health professions. The Princeton Review has selected WSU as a “Best Northeastern University” for the 8th consecutive year.

Additional Information

Worcester State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions

If interested, apply via Institution Website button (to the right of the description) which will take you to the posting on Worcester State's website. Detailed instructions are listed there.

Keyword Phrases

  • Biology
  • Assistant Professor of Microbiology
  • Intellectual Growth
  • Embrace Diversity
  • Residential Environment
  • Microbiology & Virology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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