BTL Job Openings

Job openings with Biology Teaching and Learning

Updated October 5, 2021

Teaching Assistant Professor - Job #343479

Institution: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Type: Full-time, 9-month appointment, Non-tenure track
Salary: commensurate with experience but expected to be $58,000-$60,000

Application Due: 4:00 pm on Friday, October 29, 2021; Evaluation of applications will begin October 4, 2021

The Department of Biology Teaching and Learning has two openings for Teaching Assistant Professors.  We seek to recruit two enthusiastic and talented instructors to join our Department, which consists of 11 tenure-line faculty and 13 teaching faculty, located on the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities campus. The primary role of both Teaching Assistant Professor positions is to provide high-quality biology instruction in introductory biology courses (delivered in-person or online) with an emphasis on ecology, evolution, population biology, or physiology.  

Read the full position description, including qualifications, and/or to apply for the position: 

https://hr.myu.umn.edu/jobs/ext/343479


Nature of Life Program Assistant - Job #343996

Institution: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Type: Full-time, 12-month appointment
Salary: commensurate with experience but expected to be $40,000-$45,000

Application Due: This position will remain open until filled, but the search committee will begin its review of applications by November 1, 2021; priority application deadline is Friday, November 5, 2021.

The Nature of Life program consists of three sequential experiences: the Nature of Life Summer Experience (NOL@Itasca and NOL@Cedar Creek), BIOL 1805/1806 (NOL - Year One) and BIOL 2905/2906 (NOL - Year Two) required for all first year and sophomore students in CBS.

This position provides administrative and instructional assistance for Nature of Life Summer Experience programming as well as courses in the 4-semester Nature of Life and associated Nature of Life initiatives within the department of Biology Teaching and Learning.

Read the full position description, including qualifications, and/or to apply for the position: 

https://hr.myu.umn.edu/jobs/ext/343996


Post-Doctoral Associate - Job #343743

Institution: University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Type: Full-time
Salary: 51,000

Application Due: All materials must be received before 8:00 am CT on Monday, October 18, 2021

This position is for two Post-doctoral Associates interested in conducting research on biology teaching and learning at the university level at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. Candidates will be expected to contribute to ongoing research and to be able to work in a collaborative environment. Additional duties may involve drafting funding proposals, designing curriculum, designing and analyzing surveys and assessments of teaching and learning, and conducting interviews. Other responsibilities may include co-teaching undergraduate biology courses, and co-advising and mentoring graduate and undergraduate research assistants.

Read the full position description, including qualifications, and/or to apply for the position: 

https://hr.myu.umn.edu/jobs/ext/343743