Assistant Professor, Term, Biology (Human Anatomy and Physiology)
The Department of Biology at the University of San Francisco invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor to teach human anatomy and physiology. This position is for the Spring 2022 semester, with the possibility of renewal for Fall 2022 and Spring 2023, contingent upon funding approval.
Full Job Description:
The successful candidate will be dedicated to excellence in teaching and will be expected to teach Human Anatomy, Human Physiology, and coordinate associated laboratory courses to lower division undergraduate students, primarily majoring in nursing or kinesiology. The expected teaching load for this position is three lecture courses and coordination of multiple laboratory sections staffed by part-time instructors; (coordination of laboratory instructors does not include preparation of lab materials, which is completed by USF technical staff). In addition, the successful candidate may be expected to engage in service to the department and college.
The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Biology or a related discipline and, preferably, at least one year of teaching experience. A strong record of teaching at the university level and an understanding of and commitment to support the mission of the University of San Francisco are required. The successful candidate must be able to offer their reflection on equity and strategies for success in engaging with BIPOC students.
Applicants should submit a cover letter summarizing interests and qualifications, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability (e.g., sample syllabi, teaching evaluations), a diversity statement (which may include your thoughts and/or experiences concerning equitable education for underserved and marginalized communities, your commitment to or experience broadening participation in the field, experience working on a diverse team, and/or experience working with different communication/learning styles), and two letters of recommendation. Applications must be submitted online at https://gnosis.usfca.edu/search/jobs. Any questions may be addressed to email@example.com, please reference the specific position "Anatomy & Physiology" in the subject of any emails. Review of completed applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.