All candidates must have an earned doctorate in a field of biological science (e.g., Ph.D. in Biology, Microbial Ecology, Microbiology, Virology, Genomics, Environmental Microbiology or closely related discipline). The candidate should be skilled and knowledgeable in modern techniques as they apply to the wide field of Biology. Area of research interest is open, but preference will be given to those whose scholarly activity is most likely to stimulate undergraduate research in Microbiology, Ecology, Field Biology, Genomics, or related area.), teaching experience, and leadership experience.
Top preference will be given to applicants who are experientially and theologically committed to the Stone-Campbell faith tradition. All candidates must be in full agreement with the school’s doctrinal statement.
The candidate must be able to teach across the wide breadth of biological science related disciplines and demonstrate currency on issues and trends as they relate to the science. Examples of courses to be taught include: General Biology, Zoology, Microbiology, Botany, and Genetics.