Teaching responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, courses in Sustainability and Environment, Environmental Science, Environmental Toxicology, Aquatic Biology, General Ecology, in addition to upper-level undergraduate, as well as graduate, courses in the candidate's specific area of expertise. The candidate will be expected to contribute to a newly formed Environmental Science program which is an interdisciplinary program consisting of coursework from the departments of Biological Science, Agricultural Sciences, Chemistry, and Geography/Geology. This new program will consist of two student tracks – Environmental Pollution and Environmental Sustainability.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Research, teaching and service.
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
In addition to your online application through PeopleAdmin, interested applicants should send a cover letter, current Curriculum Vitae including the names and contact information for at least three references, a statement of teaching philosophy, a concise description of current and future research plans and up to three recent reprints. These documents should be merged into a single PDF file and sent to Dr. Jeffrey Wozniak and Chad Hargrave via email (firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com). Preference will be given to applications received by 1 September 2017, but the search will continue until the position is filled. Additional information is available at: http://www.shsu.edu/biology.
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor it...s historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.