Department of Biology and Marine Biology

Lecturer - Marine Microbial Cell Biology

Vacancy: #14F034
Position: #2549

The Department of Biology and Marine Biology at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) invites applications for a non-tenure track position starting August 2014. The successful candidate is expected to have expertise in one or more of the following: high-resolution cellular imaging, molecular biology and/or electrophysiology.  Preference will be given to candidates interested in marine phytoplankton and microzooplankton. Duties include teaching within the candidate’s area of expertise, mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, and working collaboratively with students and faculty to facilitate applied learning in marine microbial cell biology and to support the UNCW Microscopy Facility in the Department of Biology and Marine Biology. For more information on the department, please visit

This is a nine-month, open-ended lecturer position renewable on an annual basis. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Biology or a related discipline.

To apply, complete the online application process available at Application materials, which must include (1) a letter of application including a brief statement of research/teaching interests, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) copies of (unofficial) graduate transcripts and (4) contact information for three references, must be uploaded separately as MS Word or Adobe PDF documents.  Emailed or Faxed applications will not be considered. For further details and questions about the position, contact Dr. Alison Taylor, or (910) 962-2176.  For questions concerning the online application process, contact Tracie Chadwick at, 910-962-3536.   Priority consideration will be given to applications submitted before February 15th 2014, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic, or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

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