Lecturer, Introductory Cellular Biology and Genetics
Department of Biological Sciences
The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics
The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics invites applications for a one-semester, non-renewable, non-tenure track, lecturer position in the Department of Biological Sciences for fall 2014.
M.S. in an appropriate field is required, PhD is preferred. Must possess a strong commitment to excellence in teaching.
Lecture/laboratory course in introductory biology for biology majors. Teach 4 course units (12 contact hours).
Towson University ( www.towson.edu ) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls almost 18,000 undergraduates and 4,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send CV, one-page statement on teaching philosophy and contact information for two references electronically to:
Dr. Larry Wimmers
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
Additional information about the Department of Biological Sciences is available at http://www.towson.edu/biology/.
Upon submitting your Curriculum Vitae to indicate you are an applicant for this position, please be sure to visit http://www.towson.edu/odeo/applicantdata.asp to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the university's affirmative action plan and is for statistical purposes only and shall not be used to illegally discriminate for or against anyone.
Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. This position is contingent on the availability of funds at the time of hire.