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Assistant Professor of Biology (marine physiology)

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Internal Title Assistant Professor of Biology (marine physiology)
Position Type Tenure-track
School/Area School of Sciences and Mathematics
Department Biology
Position Description

The Department of Biology at the College of Charleston invites applications for a tenure-track position in Marine Biology at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2018. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in biology, marine biology, marine science or a related field and a strong commitment to teaching and maintaining an active research program involving undergraduate and graduate students. The area of research is open but we seek candidates who would examine the physiological mechanisms underlying organism-environment interactions of marine animals. Primary teaching responsibilities would include a graduate-level course in comparative marine physiology in addition to undergraduate courses in comparative physiology and introductory biology and/or Human Anatomy and Physiology. The College of Charleston, located in Charleston, SC, is a public liberal arts and sciences institution of 12,000 students, with MS programs in Marine Biology and Environmental Studies, the Grice Marine Laboratory close to the downtown campus, and a commitment to excellence in teaching and research. Information about the department is available at Applicants should submit electronic (pdf) copies of their cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, up to three relevant publications, and unofficial graduate transcripts. Questions regarding this position can be directed to Dr. Antony Harold search committee chair, at This is a nine-month appointment; salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Review of applications will begin January 8, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Posting Date 11/10/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Posting Number F2016079P
EEO Statement

The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Research and Professional Development Statement
  5. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
  6. Sample Publication 1
Optional Documents
  1. Sample Publication 2
  2. Sample Publication 3
  3. Student Course-Instructor Reviews
  4. Other Document