Northwestern College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in biology beginning fall 2013. We are seeking a candidate with a doctorate or nearly completed doctorate in biology; successful teaching experience, a record of scholarship and interest in supervising undergraduate research projects are highly desired.
The successful candidate will teach courses that include Introduction to Human Anatomy with laboratory (Bio 121), Introduction to Human Physiology with laboratory (Bio 122), Introductory Biology, and upper-division courses in the candidate’s area of expertise and interest. A typical semester teaching load is two courses plus associated laboratories. Additional responsibilities include advising and recruiting students, scholarship, and departmental/committee service.
The Department of Biology has six full-time faculty members and offers three majors, biology-health professions, biology, and ecological science. In total, there are approximately 120 students in these majors. Cognate courses for the Departments of Nursing and Kinesiology contribute to the department’s teaching responsibilities. Visit www.nwciowa.edu/biology for more information about the Department of Biology.
Interested candidates should: (1) complete an application online (below) and (2) send an email message with attachments that include (a) letter of interest and (b) curriculum vitae to email@example.com.
Applying to NWC
We accept applications only for current staff positions posted on our website. Applications for faculty positions are accepted on an ongoing basis. If you have a recent application on file with us, you may contact the human resources office to be considered for additional staff openings. Please update your application before applying for a new position. A completed and signed application is required for all open positions before an individual is considered an applicant. Resumes do not substitute for a completed application.
Current employees may submit a Transfer Request and submit a current resumé for this position.
Submit a letter of application, a resume or vitae, employment application and any additional required files to:
Dr. Adrienne Forgette Dean of the Faculty Northwestern College 101 7th St SW Orange City, IA 51041
Northwestern College is a Christian liberal arts college affiliated with the Reformed Church in America and located in Orange City, Iowa. Recognized for its strong academic program, vibrant campus community and unwavering Christian commitment, it has been preparing young people to serve Christ in the world for more than 125 years.