East Texas Baptist University invites applications for a full-time, career-track position in biology. The position begins August 2020 and will include teaching about 24 credit hours per year, participation in departmental meetings and review, contribution to curriculum development, and student advising duties. The successful candidate will be required to teach introductory and upper-level undergraduate biology courses for science majors, support courses for the School of Nursing and the Department of Kinesiology, and develop courses that contribute to the general education program for non-majors. The candidate may also teach additional upper-level courses in their area of expertise.
ETBU seeks a qualified individual with a record of excellence and demonstrated scholarly activity in their field of expertise, along with a commitment to the pedagogies of active student learning. Candidates must also have a strong commitment to undergraduate education. Teaching experience in Higher Education and the potential to continually develop as a teacher are essential. ETBU seeks Christian faculty who are committed to the integration of faith in learning and are willing to invest in the university, local church, and regional community.
Doctorate degree in biology or a closely-related discipline required. Preference will be given to candidates with backgrounds in health science, human biology, genetics, microbiology, and related fields.
About East Texas Baptist University
East Texas Baptist University is located in Marshall, Texas. It is an institution affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas since 1912. Our purpose is the development of intellectual inquiry, social consciousness, wellness, skills for a contemporary society, global awareness, and Christian character, for we believe that these endeavors prepare students to accept the obligations and opportunities to serve humanity and the Kingdom of God. Our primary focus is on quality academic programs in the humanities, natural and social sciences, fine arts, and selected professional areas. We are committed to Christian stewardship and to providing and maintaining an environment conducive to learning, leadership development, and academic excellence. We affirm that the liberal arts form the surest foundation for education and that the Christian faith provides the surest foundation for life.
We strive to serve students of varied ages and of diverse socioeconomic, geographic, cultural, ethnic, and religious backgrounds. We seek students who demonstrate a potential for success in our supportive and challenging environment. We employ Christian faculty who are dedicated to teachi...ng, scholarship, advising, and service as they model the principles of the Christian faith. As a Baptist university we are committed to the integration of learning and Christian faith in the pursuit of truth.