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Vertebrate Physiological Ecologist - Assistant Professor

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Interested individuals should submit a cover letter describing their qualifications for the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research achievements and research plans, a teaching statement, and the contact information (name, address, e-mail address, and phone number) of four references electronically through the Vertebrate Physiological Ecologist job title posting at https://jobs.odu.edu.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Vertebrate Physiological Ecologist - Assistant Professor
Department BIOLOGY DEPT
Position Number F0470A
Job Description

The Department of Biological Sciences at Old Dominion University invites applications for a tenure-track position in vertebrate physiological ecology at the assistant professor level. Applicants who examine physiological responses of mammals to environmental conditions, particularly in marine systems, are highly preferred. Teaching responsibilities include a graduate-level course in physiological ecology and undergraduate courses in animal nutrition, mammalogy, and/or the candidate’s specialty. In addition to a strong commitment to teaching excellence, the candidate is expected to develop an internationally recognized, extramurally funded research program. Minimum requirements include a Ph.D. in biology or related field, postdoctoral experience, and strong writing and communication skills. The Department offers competitive salaries and start-up packages.

Type of Recruitment General Public
Type of Recruitment General Public
Minimum Qualifications - knowledge, skills, and abilities

Potential for excellence in teaching and research.

Minimum Qualifications - Education or training

Minimum requirements include a Ph.D. in biology or related field, postdoctoral experience, and strong writing and communication skills.

Minimum Qualifications - Special licenses, registration or certification

NA

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants who examine physiological responses of mammals to environmental conditions, particularly in marine systems.

Location Norfolk, VA
Job Open Date 07/25/2018
Application Review Date 01/15/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants / Additional Materials Required

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter describing their qualifications for the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research achievements and research plans, a teaching statement, and the contact information (name, address, e-mail address, and phone number) of four references electronically through the Vertebrate Physiological Ecologist job title posting at https://jobs.odu.edu.

Telework Friendly No
Equity Statement

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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https://www.odu.edu/sciences

Department Home Page

https://www.odu.edu/biosci

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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    • Higheredjobs.com
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    • StudentAffairs.com
    • Jobs.Virginia.gov
    • Old Dominion University website
    • Virginia Pilot (website or print)
    • Richmond Times Dispatch (website or print)
    • Other

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Contact Information for Professional References
  5. Statement of Research Interests
  6. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document