Visiting Assistant Professor of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology

Ohio State University Lima Campus

Position Information

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University Title -Visiting Assist Prof of EEOB

Working Title -Visiting Assist Prof of EEOB

Department -Lima Campus

Department -Location Lima

Requisition Number -462537

Summary of Duties

Individuals with a Ph.D. in Ecology, particularly those with a background in behavioral ecology, plant biology, or other organismal biology, are invited to apply for a full-time two-year position as Visiting Assistant Professor of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology at The Ohio State University at Lima for the academic years 2021-2022 and 2022-2023.

The department seeks an ecologist with a strong commitment to the teaching, research, and outreach missions of The Ohio State University. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate surveys and major courses in their area of expertise and serve as an advisor and research mentor within the Biology and Zoology majors. Teaching duties may include a mix of introductory and upper-level courses for both biology and non-biology majors. In addition, the position will require the potential for a distinguished record of service and scholarly research. Candidates must have a PhD in hand at the time of appointment; ABD candidates will be considered; post-graduate teaching experience is preferred. Salary is competitive. Preference will be given to candidates who will reside in the Lima area.

The Ohio State University at Lima is one of six campuses through The Ohio State University. Our current enrollment of approximately 1,000 students includes both traditional and non-traditional learners, allowing for small class sizes with approximately 18 students per classroom. Ohio State Lima students earn their degrees from the No. 1 public university in the state, leveraging quality education with the affordability of a regional campus. Ohio State Lima offers the first two years of the Ohio State general education curriculum and 13 programs leading to baccalaureate degrees, including Biology and Zoology.

The Ohio State University at Lima’s highest priorities emphasize service to students and creating a community of inclusiveness and excellence. The Ohio State University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other bases under the law. Review of applications will begin on January 25, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

Additional Information for Applicants:

Please send a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a research statement, and three letters of recommendation to:

Melissa Coldiron, Human Resources Business Partner
Coldiron.25@osu.edu

Questions concerning the job expectations should be addressed to Dr. Mark Kleffner (Kleffner.1@osu.edu). Questions concerning the application process and receipt of applications should be addressed to Melissa Coldiron (Coldiron.25@osu.edu). For additional information about the Lima campus please see www.lima.osu.edu

Required Qualifications

PhD in hand at the time of appointment; ABD candidates will be considered; record of successful teaching; ability to work effectively with diverse populations.

Desired Qualifications

Post-graduate teaching experience; demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team; energetic and enthusiastic self-motivator.

Pre Employment Screening

Requires the successful completion of a background check.

Target- Salary Negotiable

Job Category- Instructional/Faculty

Job Appointment

100%

Full/Part Time- Full-time

Temporary/Term/Regular Term

Posting Start Date -10/27/2020

Posting End Date -01/27/2021

Dept Contact Name- Kleffner,Mark Alan

Dept Contact Phone -567/242-7215

Faculty Application Instructions

Individuals interested in instructional and faculty positions must submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter directly to the academic unit. Check Additional Information for instructions.

Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/103836

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