Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Biology

SUNY Geneseo

Geneseo, NY

Posted 3/15/2023

The Department of Biology at SUNY Geneseo invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in August 2023. The department seeks a plant scientist who will contribute to the broad education in biology we provide to our majors and to the college community. Strong candidates will demonstrate connections between their work in plant sciences to sustainability and/or other global issues.

Duties include:

  • Teaching courses in introductory biology and/or non-majors biology, and elective courses in plant sciences (with a typical 3 × 3 teaching load per semester, including lab courses)
  • Maintaining a research program in plant sciences that engages undergraduate students
  • Academic advising
  • Service to the department, the college, the community, and profession

The mission of the Department of Biology at SUNY Geneseo is to provide students reflecting the diversity of New York State with a broad background in biology, which can be used as a solid foundation for various careers in the biological sciences and health professions. We aspire to promote belonging among all our students, faculty and staff. We want students to appreciate and value biological diversity, the range of ways we study and understand it, and to leave the program with an increased sense of stewardship for the earth. Our department, campus, and the local region provide many unique opportunities for a plant scientist, including a campus greenhouse, herbarium, and arboretum, and connections with local land trusts, Cornell Cooperative Extension, nature reserves, and state parks.

Apply here: https://jobs.geneseo.edu/postings/4254

Inquiries may be directed to Jennifer Apple, search committee chair: [email protected].
For full consideration, applications must be completed by April 3, 2023. Applications may continue to be reviewed until job is filled.


Last Updated 03/15/2023