Job Summary/Basic Function:The Department of Biological Sciences at University of North Texas invites applications for a faculty position in Invertebrate Biology. We seek candidates with a research focus in invertebrate biology, which can include but are not limited to research in development, physiology, genetics, toxicology, or environmental interactions, using invertebrate systems.
The successful candidates will be expected to obtain funding to support a vibrant research program in the candidates’ discipline and engage in undergraduate and graduate education by teaching courses in their area of expertise. Each candidate is also expected to participate in relevant regional, national, and international research communities within their discipline.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
Minimum Qualifications:The successful candidate will have 1) earned a doctoral degree in Biological Sciences or related field, 2) demonstrates the ability and plans to obtain extramural funding, 3) a growing record of scholarship and publication in higher tier journals appropriate to the applicants’ field of study, and 4) demonstrates the potential for excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching.
Preferred Qualifications:Preference will be given to applicants having postdoctoral or equivalent experience.