Human Physiology, Assistant Professor

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Human Physiology, Assistant Professor
Appointment Type 9 Month
Job Description

As the Human Physiology/Anatomy, Assistant Professor you will teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels, as applicable; be involved in course and/or curriculum development; research/scholarship; participate on College and University committees and/or initiatives.

Florida Gulf Coast University is a comprehensive university dedicated to quality education, research, and service. All faculty are expected to be excellent teachers, responsive to changing professional needs; committed to innovative delivery of instruction resulting in improved student learning; committed to effective use of technology including distance learning; produce peer reviewed scholarship; and provide service to the College, University and Community. Teaching assignments may be on the main campus or at off-campus sites within our region.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Human Physiology/Anatomy or related fields from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation.

Commitment to quality undergraduate education.

ABD will be considered if degree is conferred by August 7, 2018. If successful candidate is ABD, appointment will be made at a Lecturer level on a fixed contract.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D./MD in Human Physiology/Anatomy from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation.

Postdoctoral research experience.

Successful teaching experience.

Appropriate record of publications.

Experience and willingness to develop an active research program including engagement with undergraduate students.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Experience or commitment to the use of technology in distance learning & university teaching. Interest in collaborating both within and outside the University in the development and delivery of instruction resulting in improved student learning. Must value continued scholarship and service to the school and university.

Salary Range

Job Duties

Essential Job Duties

Teaches at both undergraduate and graduate levels, as applicable; be involved in course and/or curriculum development; research/scholarship; participate on College and University committees and/or initiatives.

Other Duties

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F95P
Open Date 10/17/2017
Close Date 12/03/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Appointment will be made on a 9-month multi-year appointment basis available August 2018.

Because applications and materials are subject to public review and retention under Florida’s Public Records Law, please DO NOT send examples of your project/scholarship unless requested to do so. Therefore all submitted materials including articles, disks, slides, books, etc., become the property of FGCU and CANNOT BE RETURNED. As applicable, finalists will be notified of the need to submit specific additional materials. Such materials will become the property of FGCU.

Under Florida’s Public Records law, applications will be available for public review upon request.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess a Ph.D. in Human Physiology/Anatomy or related fields from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent accreditation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * If ABD, will degree be conferred by August 7, 2018?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate how you first learned of this position.
    • Job Board
    • Print Advertisement
    • Social Media
    • Job Fair/Conference
    • FGCU Website
    • Employee Referral
    • Other
  4. * Per the question above, please specify the name of where you FIRST learned of the position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. List of 5 Professional References (with relationship of each)
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  6. Statement of experience with students in research or scholarship as it fits discipline.
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation