Black Hills State University invites applicants for a full-time tenure track assistant professor position in Plant Biology beginning August 2014. The successful candidate will teach General Biology, Plant Systematics, and courses in an area of specialization at the undergraduate level. The ideal candidate will have opportunities to participate in the Master of Science in Integrative Genomics and the Master of Science in Sustainability programs, and will take advantage of the scientific opportunities at BHSU and the surrounding Black Hills.
The School of Natural Sciences at Black Hills State University is a vibrant, growing department with approximately 22 faculty members in biology, chemistry, physics, and environmental physical science. Faculty and their students conduct research on-campus in labs such as the Center for the Conservation of Biological Resources, the Scanning Electron Microscopy laboratory, the GIS laboratory, the Center for the Advancement of Math and Science Education, and a number of other research facilities housed in the School of Natural Sciences.
A Ph.D. at the time of application is required. Teaching experience, evidence of experience preparing applications for extramural funding, and research that can involve undergraduate and graduate students are essential. Please submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references. For further information on the campus and program, applicants are invited to visit our website athttp://www.bhsu.edu/Academics/TheColleges/CollegeofBusinessandNaturalSciences/tabid/97/Default.aspx and http://www.bhsu.edu.