The Program in Biology at Sattler College invites applicants for a full-time position, at the assistant professor level or above, beginning August 1st, 2023. The ideal candidate will be skilled in undergraduate biology pedagogy, able to lead students in novel research, and eager to participate in faith-based faculty mentorship. Sattler College seeks to equip all students with a basic understanding of human biology, so the candidate should be able to communicate fundamental scientific concepts to a diverse undergraduate audience in the Core Curriculum's introductory biology course. The candidate should also be able to teach courses for human biology majors, such as microbiology, genetics, anatomy and physiology, and faith-based bioethics. Ideally, the candidate would also advise undergraduate students on independent and laboratory research. All college graduates are required to complete a senior research capstone project. Intensive faculty mentorship during capstone projects aims to equip students for holistic lives that integrate quality careers with commitments to faith and service.
Applications should include a CV (Submit via the resume section on the form), cover letter, teaching statement, research statement, and contact information for three professional references.
Sattler College provides comprehensive health, insurance, paid time off, and education benefits. With our many options, you can find coverage that meets your needs. Depending on your family size, subsidized medical benefits range from $695.00 to $2107.00 in value per month
Sattler College specifically seeks to train its biology majors for careers in research, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy and related health care fields . Experience in any of these fields is a plus. The teaching load is 9-12 credit hours per semester. Additional advising, research, and college governance responsibilities are shared by all faculty. Sattler College champions a holistic biblical worldview where the Bible informs all aspects of life and education. The ability to communicate a rigorous and logical understanding of biology consistent with biblical teaching of direct intervention into the world by a divine actor is valued.
Ph.D. in Biology or a related field is preferred.
ABD applicants are accepted with a defense date prior to July 1, 2023.
Sattler College was founded upon the biblical vision of Christian discipleship that addresses the mind, soul, and heart. Our mission is to provide an education that instructs the mind, discipleship that shapes the soul, and inspiration that inflames the heart. Our goal is to enable graduates to heartily say, “For God has not given us a spirit of cowardice, but of power, love, and a sound mind” (2 Timothy 1:7).