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  • Professor of Biology, Chatham University (Pittsburgh, PA)

    Duties / Responsibilities
    Chatham University is seeking applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Biology to begin Fall 2022. Primary responsibilities including teaching introductory cell biology, as well as other courses in the candidate's area of expertise that align with departmental teaching needs for Biology students. Preference given to those individuals who can teach Developmental Biology, Immunology, and/or Histology. Additional responsibilities may include Pre-Health (medicine, dental, veterinary) advising for undergraduate and graduate (Master's) students. The successful candidate is expected to develop and maintain an active research program.

    Completion of a Ph.D. in biology is required. Preference will be given to applicants with teaching and post-doctoral research experience. Experience working with diverse groups is desirable.

    Application materials should detail how your teaching, service and/or scholarship has supported the success of first-generation students and students from racial, ethnic, and gender backgrounds that are underrepresented in their academic field; applicants who have not yet had the opportunity for such experience should note how their work will further Chatham's commitment to diversity.

    How to Apply
    Interested candidates should visit and follow the instructions to complete the application process. To ensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, curriculum vitae, teaching, research, and diversity statements, and contact information for three professional references.

    Review of applications will continue on a rolling basis or until the position is filled. Application materials received by December 13, 2021 will receive primary consideration.

    Chatham University offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, including tuition remission for qualified personnel and their dependents/spouses as well as a generous retirement plan.