Assistant Professor of Marine Biology

College of Arts & Sciences
Faculty Position in Marine Biology

The University of Mobile, College of Arts and Sciences, invites applications for a tenure track faculty position Marine Biology/Science to begin fall semester, 2022. The University of Mobile is a Christian Liberal Arts institution with an emphasis on teaching. The normal teaching load is 12-15 hours per semester, and the successful applicant will be expected to teach Marine Biology courses as well as other undergraduate courses within the Natural Sciences Department as needed.  The successful applicant will also be expected to coordinate the Marine Biology program and oversee the university’s relationship with the Dauphin Island Sea Lab. Other responsibilities include advising, university and community service, and participation in professional development activities.  Experience in developing and teaching online courses will also be considered.

Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience. A review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Preferred credentials: Ph.D. in Marine Biology, but M.A. in Marine Biology/Marine Science will be considered.  Application Materials Required: Letter of interest, completed University of Mobile Employment Application (found at umobile.edu/employment), current vita, unofficial transcripts of all graduate work, and three letters of recommendation.  Application materials should be sent to: Dr. Randy W. Craig, University of Mobile, 5735 College Parkway, Mobile, AL 36613-2842.  Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to rcraig@umobile.edu.

The University of Mobile is a Southern Baptist affiliated liberal arts university with an enrollment of approximately 1,500 students.  Candidates will demonstrate a strong commitment to the mission of a Christian university and the integration of faith and discipline.  More information may be found on the University website at www.umobile.edu .

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