Concordia University Wisconsin/Ann Arbor
  • 26-Sep-2018 to 25-Dec-2018 (CST)
  • Mequon, WI, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Concordia University seeks applicants for a full-time faculty position in Ecology/Environmental Science. This is a twelve-month contract with the University beginning in August 2019 at the Mequon, WI campus. 

Full-time faculty fulfill the university's mission to help students develop in mind, body, and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and the world via teaching, scholarship and service. Faculty members participate in curriculum development and assessment, and advise and mentor students while serving as Christian role-models. The successful candidate will participate in the implementation of a new environmental science major and will be expected to teach biological, earth, and/or environmental sciences courses, core curriculum science courses for non-majors, and upper division courses in their area(s) of specialization. Scholarship is also expected and may range from the biological sciences to pedagogical research.

This position is in the Department of Life and Earth Sciences and reports to the Department Chair. The Department of Life and Earth Sciences offers majors in Biology, Biomedical Sciences, and Environmental Studies, while also providing foundational courses for several other professional and pre-professional programs.

Education and Experience

  • Master's Degree in field is required and an earned doctorate in biology, ecology, or a related field is preferred. Expertise in plant biology is preferred.
  • Previous teaching experience in a baccalaureate or higher degree program is preferred
  • Interest in and the ability to include undergraduates in a research program is highly desirable

Compensation and Benefits

This is a full-time, 12 month position. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications, education, and experience. Concordia health, disability, and retirement plan enrollment is available to full-time employees and eligible dependents.  Tuition benefits are available for employees and their qualified dependents.

Applicants should include with their online application: letter of intent, curriculum vita, copy of transcripts, and description of teaching philosophy. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until successful candidates are identified.

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of CU to provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

The University will not discriminate against or harass any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin (including ancestry), citizenship status, physical or mental disability, age, marital status, gender, veteran or military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 

However, CU is an institution of the LCMS and, to the extent allowed by law, CU reserves the right to give preference in employment based on religion. In addition, preference in holding certain employment positions is given to ordained or rostered ministers of the LCMS. Based on a religious tenet, CU recognizes only male, LCMS ordained Ministers of the Gospel, but recognizes both male and female LCMS Rostered Ministers of the Gospel.

The Human Resources Department has been appointed to manage the equal employment opportunity program, including all equal employment opportunity activities, as required by federal, state and local agencies. If any employee or applicant for employment believes this policy has been violated, he/she must contact the Director of Human Resources.

Concordia University is a HLC accredited, co-educational, liberal arts school offering more than 70 undergraduate majors, over 40 master's degree programs, and 4 doctoral programs. There are also a variety of accelerated evening and e-learning programs.

Physical Demands/Equipment

Concordia is a Lutheran higher education community committed to helping students develop in mind, body and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and in the world.


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