Biological Sciences: Full-time Term Faculty - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences at Quinnipiac University seeks applicants for a full-time term (non-tenure track) assistant professor starting August 2015. The primary duty of term-appointed faculty is teaching with service expectations. This appointment is for one year duration and may be renewed.



We are seeking a broadly-trained biologist committed to excellence in teaching.  Teaching responsibilities will include introductory non-major courses in Biology and the possibility of upper-level or graduate courses in molecular and cell biology. Service to the University community is also required, and may include guiding, advising, and mentoring students. 

Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

Qualifications for this position include a Ph.D. in Biology or a closely-related field at the time of appointment.  Classroom teaching experience in biology lecture and laboratory environments at the undergraduate level and use of instructional technologies is highly desired.

Special consideration will be given to candidates with a background applying molecular and cellular techniques to biological problems.  Candidates from diverse fields in biological sciences are encouraged to apply.

Quinnipiac University is only considering applicants who have valid authorization to work in the U.S., in this position, for the University.  Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment-based visas for this position.


Applications must be submitted online only and include a cover letter which includes a concise statement of your teaching philosophy, and a curriculum vita.  The names and contact information of three professional references must be submitted on the application. 

Additional information may be requested only at the finalist stage. Please do not submit any additional materials at this time.

Review of application materials will begin on immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community. We welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity. Quinnipiac offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit program.

Job Code:  2015-1674

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter