Assistant Professor of Biology

Assistant Professor of Biology – Tenure-track, Begins August 14, 2022.  Required: Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or related field.  Required: Biology teaching experience at the post-secondary level. Teach lower level major’s courses in biology and upper level botany courses (to include Plant Physiology, Anatomy, and Systematic Botany), with the addition of a Molecular Biology course. We are seeking applicants with the ability to establish a productive research program including effective mentorship of Master’s students. The preferred research area should be plant-related with the inclusion of molecular techniques. Application deadline is November 29, 2021.


Midwestern State University, a member of COPLAC, is a comprehensive public university in North Central Texas serving approximately 6000 students. We encourage applications from diverse candidates, including women and minorities. Send application letter, C.V., statement of research interests and teaching philosophies, and the names and contact information for three referees to Dr. Michael Shipley, Biology Department, Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd, Wichita Falls, TX  76308 or contact at or (940) 397-4517.  This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check.  EEO/ADAAA.