Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment - Biological Sciences

The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology and the Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology at the University of California Santa Barbara jointly invite applications for a position of Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment (PSOE). The successful candidate will assume responsibility for courses in Introductory Biology for majors and non-majors, and a course in the candidate’s area of expertise. Courses will cover topics in biochemistry, cell biology, development, genetics, animal and plant physiology, ecology and evolution. Applicants should have a record of teaching excellence with experience and expertise in the appropriate disciplines. The appointment is for the academic year with the option of additional summer quarter teaching. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. This position requires a PhD in biology or a closely related field at the time of appointment.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of their teaching experience and interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations (if available), and three to four letters of recommendation from persons with the ability to evaluate the candidate. Submit applications electronically at: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF00687. Information about the Departments can be obtained from the website: https://www.lifesci.ucsb.edu. The review of applications will begin March 31, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of California is an affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Americans with Disabilities Act Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.