The Department of Biological Sciences, one of four departments in the College of Science, has over 40 faculty, 175 graduate and 3,000 undergraduate students. Our faculty is a community of scholars dedicated to research and teaching in Ecology, Environmental Science, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Physiology, Neuroscience, Plant Biology, and Organismal-environment interactions. We offer Bachelor’s degrees in Biology, Biochemistry, Ecology, Medical Laboratory Science, and Forensic Science, and Masters and PhDs in Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Environmental Science. We measure our success by the success of our students and the quality of our intellectual contributions to society.
The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of North Texas (UNT) invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with a research focus in Invertebrate Biology. This includes (but is not limited to) research in the development, physiology, neuroscience, biomechanics and genetics of invertebrates’ or environmental/organismal interactions involving invertebrates. The faculty member will be expected to develop an externally funded research program that also supports undergraduate and graduate training and education. The faculty member will participate in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses.
The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in Biological Sciences or a related field.
Postdoctoral training and demonstrated potential to maintain a funded research program.