Duke University, Biology

3 27476
Position ID:Duke-Biology-ARP [#27476, 1826]
Position Title: Assistant Research Professor
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biology / Ecology
Appl Deadline:2024/07/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/04/09, listed until 2024/07/01)
Position Description:    

Duke University Department of Biology Assistant Research Professor in Ecology Position: The Department of Biology at Duke University invites applications for an Ecologist for a three-year, non-renewable, non-tenure track Assistant Research Professor (ARP) position. This is a teaching-focused position. . The ARP will contribute to the department’s mission by teaching two courses each semester and will be assigned a mentoring committee of senior faculty members. This position includes a modest discretionary account in each year to support professional development or independent research. Consideration will be given to applicants in all areas of Ecology, but the applicant must be qualified to teach our introductory course in Ecology, as well as at least one intermediate-level course in the candidate’s area of interest. Only candidates who have completed their Ph.D. at least one full month before the start date of July 1, 2024 can be considered.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a one-page teaching statement (including courses previously taught and planned and any professional development focused on teaching), a one page statement describing their approach to equitable and inclusive teaching ad mentoring, and the names of three professional references.

Though not required, candidates may optionally provide a one-page research statement that describes possible collaborations with Duke Biology faculty or ideas for supporting undergraduate student research. This information will not be used to rank candidates, but will be useful in identifying potential faculty mentors. Online: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/27476. Applications received by June 1, 2024 will be guaranteed consideration.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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BOX 90338
DURHAM, NC 27708