Plant Biology and Biological Sciences Lecturers

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Please submit applications online at http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/1860. Applications, as a single PDF file, should include a cover letter, CV, and a teaching statement. The teaching statement should address how the applicant incorporates the National Academy/AAAS “Vision and Change” core concepts and competencies in their teaching. Applicants will be asked to provide names and e-mail addresses of three references who will receive an online link for submitting letters. Review of applications will begin on March 13, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Informal enquiries and questions may be addressed to the chair of the search committee, Lisa Donovan (pbio-depthead@uga.edu).

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty RankLecturer
Posting Number2016_00301F
Posting Type
Official TitleLECTURER
Working TitlePlant Biology and Biological Sciences Lecturers
Title Code55000
Retirement PlanTRS or ORP
DepartmentPLANT BIOLOGY
Salary Range$60,000
Job Summary

The Department of Plant Biology and the Division of Biological Sciences at The University of Georgia invites applications for two full-time LECTURER positions in Introductory Biology. Successful applicants must be able to begin teaching the first week of August 2017. A Ph.D., or equivalent degree, in a relevant field is required. Responsibilities include instruction of three large lecture sections of introductory biology for science majors each semester, focusing either on cellular/molecular biology or organismal biology/biodiversity (a two-semester introductory sequence). All levels of biological organization and fundamental themes of biology are addressed in this sequence. The successful candidates will join a vibrant, dynamic, and forward thinking group of faculty engaged in undergraduate biology instruction across life science departments, including several faculty who specialize in biology education research. The University of Georgia is also home to the SEER Center (Scientists Engaged in Education Research), which supports collaborations among scientists and educators across campus to improve undergraduate STEM instruction.

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D., or equivalent degree, in a relevant field is required.

Preferred Qualifications
Degree LevelDoctorate
Posting Date02/09/2017
Open Until FilledYes
Closing Date
Appointment StatusRegular
Location of VacancyAthens Area

Supplemental Questions

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    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents
    1. Other Document #1
    2. List of References with Contact Information
    Optional Documents
    1. Other Document #2



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