Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor, Plant Biology
Position Location: Wingate Main
Founded in 1896, Wingate is one of the fastest-growing independent universities in the state, serving more than 3,600 students
on three campuses. We emphasize faith, knowledge, and a spirit of service in all our programs regardless of the field of study. At Wingate,
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Department of Biology seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant/Associate professor of Biology for Fall 2022. The opening is a full-time,
9-month appointment at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology beginning in August 2022.
The successful candidate will
contribute to curricular design and assessment, teach undergraduate courses in plant biology, create a collaborative research project with
undergraduates, advise and mentor undergraduate students, be team-oriented, and foster an inclusive and equitable work and classroom
Duties and Responsibilities:
Teaching responsibilities include a sophomore-level botany course
and an upper-level plant ecology course, and the possibility of teaching an upper-level course in their expertise area based on the
department’s needs; Teaching load consists of a 4/4 schedule, or 12 hours a semester.
Qualifications and Experience:
letter of application with documented professional experience and reasons for interest in the position, 2) current curriculum vitae, 3)
names and full contact information including email addresses for three professional references, 4) unofficial transcripts for initial
review, 5) a teaching philosophy that includes a statement of principles and vision regarding matters of campus inclusion and equity, and 6)
a research statement including descriptions of how undergraduate collaborators will be included.
Official review of
candidates will begin May 2nd and continue until the position is filled .
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