Position:         Assistant Professor of Biology (regular, full-time, tenure-track)

College:          College of Arts, Sciences and Letters, Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

Reports To:    Department Chair

FLSA:               Exempt


Marian University is a Catholic applied liberal arts community that welcomes diverse spiritual traditions. Sponsored by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes, Marian University engages students in the education of the whole person. We embrace justice and compassion and transform lives for professional service and leadership in the global community.

The Biology program at Marian University in Fond du Lac, WI, invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Biology beginning August 2021. This tenure-track faculty position will involve teaching undergraduate lectures and labs in Microbiology, Anatomy, Physiology, Molecular Biology, or Genetics and Introductory Biology. The successful candidate will pursue scholarly and professional development, perform campus and institutional service activities and participate in department and campus governance.

The candidate for this role must hold an earned Ph.D. in Biology or closely related field with an emphasis on anatomy, physiology and/or microbiology. ABD candidates will be considered, provided the Ph.D. is confirmed by the start of the appointment. Willingness to support the Mission and Core Values of Marian University.

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, resume/CV, brief statements of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references to muapplicants@marianuniversity.edu. Please use ‘Assistant Professor of Biology’ in the subject line of the email.

The search committee will begin reviewing applications as they are received and will continue until the appointment is made. To assure full consideration, applications should be received by April 16, 2021.


Transforming lives through academic excellence, innovation and leadership. Marian University is a community committed to learning, dedicated to service and social justice, and joined together by spiritual traditions.

Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the receipt of criminal background and reference check information; and the determination that the candidate remains eligible and suitable for employment.