Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor of Biology
Location: Greenville, South Carolina
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
The position is for a biologist who studies plants, algae, or multicellular fungi at any scale (from cells to global change) addressing fundamental or applied questions. Teaching expectations for this position will include introductory and upper-level classes in our department. The field of specialization for this position is flexible and should augment existing strengths in the Department of Biology. Interdisciplinary scientists are encouraged to apply. We are committed to hiring faculty members with diverse perspectives who will foster innovation in our curriculum, provide a rich and varied educational experience for our students, enhance diversity and inclusion in STEM, and advance the liberal arts mission of the university. Startup funds will be provided.
Furman University is a selective private liberal arts and sciences college committed to helping students develop intellectually, personally, and interpersonally and providing the practical skills necessary to succeed in a rapidly-changing world. Furman professors are teacher-scholars who mentor undergraduate students within a campus community that values and encourages diverse ideas and perspectives. For additional information on our department, please visit https://www.furman.edu/academics/biology/
Candidates must have their Ph.D. by August 1, 2022, and show evidence of teaching excellence and commitment to establishing a productive research program that leads to publications with undergraduates.