Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor
Penn State University
- Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
- Date Announced:
- Date Closing:
- open until filled
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- Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses - Penn State Behrend
Penn State Behrend invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track position in Biology/Microbiology to begin August 2018. Applicants must have an M.S. in Biology or related field, but a Ph.D. is preferred. Responsibilities include teaching nursing microbiology, core introductory courses in the biology major, and potentially upper-level undergraduate biology classes, as well as engaging in scholarly activity and participating in school and college service. Applicants with a degree and experience appropriate to teach upper-level courses are highly desirable. Candidates with interests in K-12 outreach or curriculum development are particularly encouraged to apply. After initial appointment, the position is renewable, contingent upon enrollment demands and job performance. Penn State Behrend is a four-year undergraduate and graduate college of Penn State University with 4,700 students. The School of Science offers B.S. degrees in biology, chemistry, mathematics, mathematics education, nursing, physics, and environmental science. Erie Pennsylvania, a metropolitan area of 280,000 residents, is a major service, tourism, medical, and industrial center on Lake Erie’s Presque Isle Bay and is located two hours from Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo. The region offers many cultural, sports, and recreational resources, as well as modest living costs and affordable housing. There are five colleges in the Erie area.
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