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Position Deleted on 1/13/2014. This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs.
Denton, TX
Faculty - Science - Biology
Application Due:
Open Until Filled
Full Time
Assistant Professor-Biology-14AS-BIO01
JOB DESCRIPTION: Tenure track position as Assistant Professor. Successful candidate will demonstrate expertise that complements the research areas of current faculty in our graduate programs (M.S. Biology and PhD Molecular Biology). These areas include molecular/cell biology, neuroscience and microbiology. The Biology Department currently has 475 undergraduate majors and 50 graduate students. Further information about the department can be found on the web page ( This position requires a Ph.D. in biological sciences and postdoctoral experience in specialty area of biology. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses, graduate courses in specialty area, mentor graduate students, and develop an externally-funded research program. Position begins in Fall 2014.

Texas Woman's University occupies a notable position in higher education as the nation's largest university primarily for women. Established in 1901, TWU is a doctoral/research-intensive public university which emphasizes the liberal arts and sciences as well as specialized and professional studies in business, nursing, health sciences, and education. The College of Arts and Sciences, with over thirty-five percent of TWU's graduate and undergraduate population of over 15,000, prepares students for success in a global world. TWU operates three campuses: Houston, Dallas, and the main campus in Denton (population 115,000), located 40 miles north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area. This metroplex, the nation's fourth largest urban center, has world-class museums, orchestras, opera, ballet, theatre companies, as well as an array of professional and collegiate sports venues. Additional information about the University is available at

Texas Woman's University, an AA/EEO employer, supports diversity. Men and women, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply. All offers of employment will be contingent on the candidate's ability to provide documents which establish proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United States. All positions at Texas Woman's University are deemed security sensitive requiring background checks.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcripts, and names with email address and phone numbers of three references via email to (e-mail Header or Subject line must include job title and job code number: 14AS-BIO01

Date Closed: Review of applications will begin October 15, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled.
Texas Woman's University strives to provide an educational environment that affirms the rights and dignity of each individual, fosters diversity, and encourages a respect for the differences among persons. Discrimination or harassment of any kind is considered inappropriate.

Texas Woman's University is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran's status, or against qualified disabled persons.
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