Assistant Professor, 2 Open Positions: Developmental Biologist and Microbial Geneticist, Belmont University

Posted 10/4/2018

The Department of Biology at Belmont University invites applications for two tenure-track, 10-month positions at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2019.

  1. Developmental biologist to teach undergraduate courses in Developmental Biology, Human Anatomy & Physiology, major and non-major courses in biology, and additional courses that contribute to the Biology and Environmental Science Programs.  Experience in environmental toxicology preferred.
  2. Biologist to teach undergraduate courses in genetics and microbiology and upper-level courses in area of expertise.  Preference given to applicants utilizing bacterial and/or yeast-based model systems that will engage undergraduate students in research.  Previous experience in bioinformatics encouraged.

Additional responsibilities:  academic advising, student mentoring, scholarly activity, teaching general education courses, and departmental/college/university service.  Ph.D. required; college teaching and post-doctoral experience strongly preferred.  Ability to develop robust research program with undergraduate students required.  Teaching load: 12 hours per semester.

Additional information and to complete online application at  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Ranked number 5 in the Regional Universities South category and a "Most Innovative" university, Belmont University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse community of committed Christians from all racial and ethnic backgrounds. 

Contact:  Darlene Panvini

Last Updated 10/04/2018