The Department of Biology at Worcester State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin September 1, 2022. The successful candidate will have lecture and laboratory teaching responsibilities that include 100- and 200-level core courses for Biology majors and upper-level elective courses in the candidate's area of specialization. We are seeking candidates who will complement the disciplinary expertise of existing departmental faculty and who are committed to teaching and mentoring undergraduates. The candidate will be expected to engage in scholarly activities, including developing a research program that is strongly encouraged to involve undergraduate students, and will also be expected to take part in university- and department-level service. Opportunities to teach and/or supervise thesis research at the graduate level are also available.
Worcester State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V. Members of historically underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
All applicants must apply online through Interview Exchange: www.worcester.interviewexchange.com.
Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and research statement, and the contact information for 3 professional references who will submit a letter of reference on your behalf. Samples of teaching evaluations may be requested of finalists.
Information which cannot be uploaded by the applicant may be faxed to 508-929-8163 or mailed to:
WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 college students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the Northeast" college.