Teaching Post-doctoral Position in Botany

Department of Botany and Microbiology
University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Two-year postdoctoral positions in Microbiology (one position) and in Botany (one position), with an emphasis in teaching, are available beginning August 16 at the University of Oklahoma, Norman. These are both teaching post-doctoral positions in which the successful applicants are expected to participate in introductory level courses, contribute to the development of teaching assistants, as well as revise and create inquiry-based laboratories. In addition, these individuals will help organize a Center for Undergraduate Science Education, which is intended to prepare finishing graduate students, postdocs, and new science faculty members for their first years in an academic position where teaching is emphasized. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in microbiology, botany, or related fields, and should have excellent teaching skills, experience in inquiry-based instruction, and be computer-literate and adept with educational technology, including web-based materials and computer-based laboratories. $23,000/yr with health benefits and possible additional summer income. Send letter of intent, c.v., and at least two letters of reference to:

(send inquiries about position to guno@ou.edu). Applications accepted until positions are filled.