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Faculty Position: Biologist. The School of Biological Sciences at Louisiana Tech University invites applications for a tenure-track, 9-month, Assistant Professor position. We seek a broadly trained collaborative applicant who is committed to both teaching and research. We are particularly interested in applicants able to teach courses in Developmental Biology or Toxicology. Applicants having research interests in one, or both, of these areas are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will teach and mentor undergraduate and graduate students in support of our degree programs, including offering courses in their area of expertise. In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to establish and maintain an externally funded research program involving graduate and undergraduate students.
This position requires an earned Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience in biology or a related relevant field. Prior teaching experience is a plus. Position is available to begin September 1, 2018. Louisiana Tech University (http://www.latech.edu) is a comprehensive selective-admissions public university that is recognized by US News and World report as a Tier One National University. We are located in Ruston, a college town of about 22,000 residents in North Louisiana. Our School of Biological Sciences is a dynamic, collegial unit with 21 faculty and approximately 650 undergraduate and 50 graduate (M.S. and Ph.D.) students.
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