Faculty position, microbiology, USF (CA)

C. Chihara Chihara at alm.admin.usfca.edu
Tue Oct 4 15:10:52 EST 1994

University of San Francisco
College of Arts and Sciences


Pending approval and funding, the Department of Biology at the
University of San Francisco invites applications for a tenure-track
position in Microbiology at the Assistant Professor level anticipated
to begin in the Fall of 1995.

Department:  Primarily undergraduate program with MasterÕs degree
program.  The Biological Sciences at USF include programs in Biology,
Biochemistry, and Environmental Science, and faculty interests include
cell and molecular biology, genetics, immunology, ecology, marine
biology, plant physiology, entomology, human anatomy and physiology,
and environmental science. 

Teaching Responsibilities may include, inter alia, general microbiology
(for majors or nursing students), advanced courses in microbiology with
an emphasis in ecological microbiology, microbial remediation,
microbial physiology or related fields, participation in the General
Biology course for majors, and participation in the General Education
Foundations of Natural Science course for non-science majors. 

Qualifications: University teaching experience, evidence of
scholarship, an earned doctorate by Fall 1995 and an understanding of
and commitment to support the mission of the University are required. 
The candidate will be expected to guide MasterÕs-level graduate
students and to develop an independent and ongoing research program.

We particularly encourage minority and women applicants for all
positions. The University of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity and
Affirmative Action Employer, and provides reasonable accommodations to
individuals with disabilities upon request.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae,
transcripts (including a list of graduate courses taken or audited;
note which), brief description of research plans, (YOU CAN PITCH THIS
IF YOU WANT TOstatement of teaching philosophy), evidence of teaching
ability (including student evaluations, if available), and three
letters of recommendation to:

Microbiology Search Committee
c/o Carol J. Chihara
Professor and Chair
Department of Biology
University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton Street
San Francisco, CA  94117-1080

Applications must be received by January 2, 1995 to ensure full

Established as San Francisco's first institution of higher learning in
1855, the University of San Francisco presently serves 7,800 students
in the arts and sciences, business. education, nursing and law.  The
University is a private Catholic and Jesuit institution, and
particularly welcomes candidates who desire to work in such an

Dr. Chihara
Chihara at compserv.usfca.edu

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