Assistant Professor, Biology
Carson-Newman University, a leading Christian, Liberal Arts University affiliated with the Tennessee Baptists, was recently ranked as the tenth best value school in the U.S., third as an up-and-coming school, the best college for undergraduate teaching, and number one for community service. Carson-Newman emphasizes academic excellence through innovative teaching, advising, mentoring of students, and service learning. The campus is located at the foothills of the Smoky Mountains and is surrounded by beautiful lakes. More information is available from the university website, www.cn.edu.
Carson-Newman University invites applicants for an Assistant Professor in the Biology Department. The position is a full-time, nine-month, tenure track position to begin August 2013.
Candidates for the position must have a Ph.D. (or ABD) in Biology or a related field.
Carson-Newman employs faculty and staff who are actively supportive, through a local church, of its aim as a university with a Christian commitment.
Candidates for the position of Assistant Professor in Biology should be broadly trained, ideally with expertise in human anatomy and/or physiology. In addition to teaching lower and upper level courses, the ideal candidate will also be willing to direct undergraduate research projects and work with cadavers.
The rank and salary will be commensurate with educational preparation and experience. Group life and health insurance as well as a 401K retirement plan are available on a participating basis. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
To be considered, please send a letter of interest, references, and current vitae to:
Dr. Naomi Larsen, Associate Provost
2130 Branner Avenue, Box 71989
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Phone: (865) 471-3471
Fax: (865) 471-3502