Assistant Professor of Biology
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Starting Date
August 14, 2022 
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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


Required: Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or related field. Required: Biology teaching experience at the post-secondary level.


As represented in MSU Texas’ Diversity Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Strategic Plan, the university holds that a strong institutional environment of diversity, equity, and inclusion fuels scholarship, respect, innovation, and social justice – all values of our core liberal arts principles and identity. The successful candidate will be expected to participate and support the values of the institutional DEI Strategic plan.

This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check.

Send application letter, C.V., statement of research interests and teaching philosophies, and the names and contact information for three referees.

Please send information to the contact listed below.

Contact Information
Mailing Address
Michael Shipley, Chgair and Professor
MSU Texas
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
University Information
University Information
MSU Texas
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
About MSU

Midwestern State University, a Texas public university with nearly 5,900 students, is a proud member of the Texas Tech University System. MSU Texas is centrally located between Dallas and Oklahoma City in Wichita Falls (population 103,000). MSU is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC) and is committed to excellence in teaching.

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