Faculty Search

The Department of Biological Sciences is seeking two tenure track faculty members at the assistant professor level, with research expertise in biochemistry and animal physiology. 

The successful candidate is expected to establish a vigorous extramurally-funded, independent research program. Applicants must have a Ph.D. with a demonstrated potential for high quality research and teaching excellence. A minimum of three years of postdoctoral experience is preferred. We are especially interested in recruiting candidates who are committed to the teaching, advising and mentorship of an increasingly diverse student population.  The position will include a competitive startup, salary and benefits. Marquette University is committed to diversity and equity for all, regardless of age, culture, faith, ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, language, disability and social class. The campus is located in downtown Milwaukee: a welcoming city comprised of many diverse cultures, religions, and identities.

Also available are temporary ton-tenure teaching posistions for Spring 2020. 

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Assistant Professor in Animal Physiology

We are seeking scientists with expertise in the broadly defined field of animal physiology whose research uses a mixture of classic and modern approaches. Individuals specializing in neurophysiology, comparative/evolutionary physiology, ecological and environmental physiology, body weight and exercise physiology, cardiovascular physiology, microbiome and toxicology research are particularly encouraged to apply.  The successful candidate is expected to establish a vigorous extramurally funded research program, to synergize with the existing research in the department and university, and to contribute to the undergraduate and PhD programs.

Applications for this position are made directly through Marquette Human Resources using the following link: http://employment.marquette.edu/postings/12446

Assistant Professor in Biochemistry

We are seeking scientists with expertise in the broadly defined area of biochemistry and molecular biology. Current areas of research interest in the department include biomolecular interactions, organelle biochemistry, metabolic pathways, signaling and regulation of gene expression. Synergy with existing research programs within the department or other departments on campus, such as chemistry, computer sciences and/or physics, is also encouraged. The successful candidate will contribute to teaching, advising and mentorship of students in the undergraduate and Ph.D. programs.

Applications for this position are made directly through Marquette Human Resources using the following link:  http://employment.marquette.edu/postings/12434

Temporary Non-Tenure Teaching Positions - Spring 2020

The Department of Biological Sciences is seeking temporary non-tenure track teaching faculty members (both full and part time) to teach the following courses: 

  • BIOL1002-General Biology 2, MWF 2:00-2:50PM (Discussion sections run by a graduate TA are scheduled for Tu 12:30-1:20PM, 2:00-2:50PM, and 3:30-4:20PM). 
  • BIOL1510-Biology of Human Behavior, MWF, 1:00-1:50PM 
  • BIOL3301-Cell Biology, MWF 10:00-10:50AM (Discussion run by a graduate TA are scheduled for W 3:00-3:50PM, 4:00-4:50PM, and Th 9:30-10:20AM). 
  • BIOL4502-Experimental Neurobiology, Lecture 101 M 9:00-9:50AM, Laboratory section 401 Tu 1:00-4:50PM, Laboratory section 402 Th 1:00-4:50PM. 

This individual is the faculty-level instructor in charge of the course and is responsible for all aspects of the course, including lectures, online postings, student activities/assignments, maintaining office hours, supervising teaching assistants, exams, and grading. 

All applications for this position must be initiated through Marquette University’s electronic recruiting system. Please submit a cover letter, CV, unofficial graduate level transcripts as well as the names and contact information of three references. Please specify in cover letter which courses you are qualified to teach. Review of applicants will begin immediately. 

Full time status requires teaching three of the four courses.  Applications for this position are made directly through Marquette Human Resources using the following link: http://employment.marquette.edu/postings/12455 

Individuals teaching only one or two of the required courses will be considered part time.  Applications for this position are made directly through Marquette Human Resources using the following link: http://employment.marquette.edu/postings/12470