St.  Catherine University

Ranked Faculty - Biology (Temporary)

Mar 23, 2019
Apr 01, 2019
Employment Status
Full Time
Position Summary Information Position Responsibilities St. Catherine University invites applications for a full time, one-year temporary faculty position in the Biology Department. Rank and salary commensurate with experience.

Position Responsibilities:

The selected candidate will teach Human Anatomy and Physiology I, Human Anatomy and Physiology II, and Biology of Women. The anatomy and physiology courses cover the core principles of human anatomy and physiology in an integrated fashion so that students understand the complementary nature of structure and function at cellular, tissue, and organ systems levels. Students are also exposed to some of the clinical applications of anatomy and physiology in health and disease. Laboratory experiences make use of anatomical models, histology slides, and biological specimens to develop knowledge of body structures and physiological recordings, demonstrations, and simulations to develop knowledge of body functions. The Biology of Women course covers basic principles of biology in areas such as anatomy, physiology, genetics, cell biology, and immunology in the context of issues relevant to women. Goals of the course are to educate women to become better informed consumers of scientific media and healthcare and to develop a multi-cultural perspective on issues surrounding women's health. In the teaching laboratory, students acquire and apply basic biological techniques and skills, are immersed in the process of scientific investigation, and develop teamwork and communication skills.

Position Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
Doctoral degree in Anatomy or Physiology or closely related field, along with evidence of experience teaching at the undergraduate level.

St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable faculty who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Candidates of color are encouraged to apply, as are those who will contribute to a diverse candidate pool. Consistent with the university's Catholic identity, its commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, research, and service.

To Apply and Special/Other Requirements Summary To apply:
Please go to the St. Catherine University employment site to electronically apply for this position. Applicants may also visit the University Human Resources office, located in Derham Hall Room 8, to submit an electronic application. Attach an application letter, CV and a statement of teaching interests. Candidates selected for an interview will need to provide three references. Official transcripts and background check will be required for employment. For information, contact Kay Tweeten at or 651-690-6629. Applications are due by April 1, 2019.

St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
EEO/Drug Free Workplace Employer; Tobacco-Free Campuses

Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit the HERC website. Permanent Link to Posting

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