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Biology (ACU)

- Abilene Christian University

City: Abilene

State:  Texas

Postal Code:  79699

Employment Available: Tenure-track Instructor or Assistant Professor of Biology


The Department of Biology invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position for Fall 2019. Successful applicants must have a Ph.D. in biology or related field. We are seeking a physiologist and/or a microbiologist. Applicants from other biological disciplines are strongly encouraged to apply. Primary responsibilities will be to teach the Anatomy and Physiology lecture and lab courses. Additional responsibilities will include training undergraduate A&P lab teaching assistants/tutors, working with other professors to improve A&P pedagogy, and attending departmental and other relevant meetings. We have a tradition of undergraduate research in the Department of Biology. Therefore, the successful applicant will be encouraged to involve undergraduates in research. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Information about the department is available at acu.edu/biology.

Apply online at acucareers.acu.edu. Application ​requirements include a statement of how faith informs your teaching; a discussion of your spiritual journey; a curriculum vitae; transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work; and names, addresses and phone numbers of references. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. ACU is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates. The university is affiliated with the fellowship of the Churches of Christ. All applicants must be professing Christians and be active, faithful members of a congregation of the Churches of Christ and deeply committed to service in Christian higher education. The mission of ACU is to educate students for Christian service and leadership throughout the world.

Abilene Christian University does not unlawfully discriminate in employment opportunities.

Dr. Gregory Straughn, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, ACU Box 29210, Abilene, Texas 79699-9210


For more information

Dr. Gregory Straughn, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Abilene Christian University
ACU Box 29210
Abilene, TX