Assistant Professor of Biology and Marine Science


Position Title

Assistant Professor of Biology and Marine Science


Biology and Marine Science


Full Time/Tenure Track

Position Summary

​Tenure-track opening for Assistant Professor Biology and Marine Science, beginning August 2018.

Essential Job Duties

  • The Department of Biology and Marine Science invites applications for a full time tenure-track assistant professor position to teach microbiology and introductory biology courses for biology, marine science, chemistry, and health science majors. Additional courses could include developmental biology, genetics, and bioinformatics, depending on the successful applicant’s background.


  • Active research involving undergraduate and graduate students is encouraged. A strong commitment to providing high quality education with high levels of teacher/student interaction is required. The successful candidate will have strong writing and oral communication skills.
  • A PhD (completed by August 15, 2018) with relevant coursework is required and previous teaching experience is preferred.

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

The position will begin August 2018. Applicants should send completed Jacksonville University faculty application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research with undergraduates, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Chair, Developmental Biologist Faculty Search Committee, Dept. Biology and Marine Science, Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL, 32211 or submit via email to Jacksonville University is an affirmative action equal employment opportunity institution.