Assistant/Associate Professor in Biology (A&P)
Greenville, IL Faculty

Greenville University is seeking a full-time professor with expertise in Anatomical Biology. The successful candidate will teach courses in the Department of Biology and Chemistry, and serve as the advisor for pre-nursing students. Preferred requirements include a minimum of a Master’s degree in Nursing (or related field), with at least five to ten years experience.  Preferred requirements include a minimum of a Master’s degree in Biology (or related field), with experience in the area of Anatomy and Physiology.   The selected candidate must provide evidence of a vibrant Christian faith, clearly understand and internalize the mission of Greenville University, and articulate the value of Christian higher education. 


The primary responsibilities of the position include:

· Teaching courses in the following areas: General Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Comparative Anatomy.

· The selected candidate will also contribute to teaching introductory courses for the biology major and/or general education science courses.

· Providing academic and career advising to students in biology, particularly those in the 1st and 2nd year pre-nursing track.

· Recruitment and retention of pre-nursing students.

· Coordinate with institutional partners in a collaborative nursing program.

· Serving on Department and University committees

· Performing other responsibilities as defined by the University. 



· Evidence of a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching and research.

· Desire to mentor undergraduate students in their course work, research, and career goals.

· Commitment to the integration of faith with the discipline.

· Commitment to competent inter-cultural teaching



· Graduate degree in the biological sciences or health professions.

· A demonstrated, vibrant Christian faith compatible with the mission of Greenville University.

· A commitment to excellence in teaching in the context of an undergraduate, liberal arts education.

· Experience in engaging students in learning in settings that may include classroom, laboratory, and online.

· Knowledge of the field with a willingness to engage undergraduate students in research.

· Desire to mentor undergraduate students in vocational, academic, research, and career goals.

· A commitment to the integration of Christian faith with the field of nursing and the discipline of biology.

· Commitment to competent inter-cultural teaching.

· Ability to engage in critical thinking and exercise independent judgment.

· Ability to communicate effectively in written and oral forms.

Greenville University's Mission:

Greenville University is liberal arts University that empowers students for lives of character and service through a transforming Christ-centered education in the liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies. Our hiring practices reflect our commitment to be a Christ-centered institution.

APPLICATIONS: Click Apply and include the following: (1) evidence of preparation for this position (a complete CV with degrees earned, teaching experience, and professional interests); (2) a statement of philosophy of Christian higher education; (3) a statement of personal faith journey and commitment; and (4) names and contact information for at least three professional references. Applications will be reviewed once all components have been received. The search will remain open until the position is filled. 

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Human Resources

Greenville University

315 East College Avenue 

Greenville, IL 62246-0159 

GREENVILLE UNIVERSITY: The university is located 50 miles east of St. Louis in an attractive residential community of approximately 7,000 people. Greenville was founded in 1892 and is affiliated with the Free Methodist Church yet draws students from 40+ denominations. For additional information, please visit our website:

Greenville University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, disability, national or ethnic origin in employment opportunities, in keeping with applicable state and federal laws. In keeping with the mission of the institution, Greenville University seeks applicants with a strong commitment to the values and lifestyle of evangelical Christianity and who profess a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. As a Christian institution, we require faculty and staff to adhere to the University's Lifestyle statement and to enforce a religiously based code of conduct for all University employees. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Greenville University, as an educational institution affiliated with the Free Methodist Church USA, reserves the right to prefer employees on the basis of religion (Title VII, Sections 702-703, United States Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended).