Faculty Member – Biology

Hannibal-LaGrange University seeks a full-time faculty member to teach a variety of biology courses beginning in fall 2017. The successful candidate should possess at least a master’s degree in biology or a related field. Preferential consideration will be given to candidates with doctoral degrees. Candidates with degrees in closely-related fields are encouraged to apply. This position will support the biology major as well as several pre-professional programs (pre-medical, pre-pharmacy, pre-optometry).

In addition to teaching, faculty members at Hannibal-LaGrange University advise and mentor students, keep current in their field, participate in service to the University, and perform other duties as assigned by the vice president for academic administration. Hannibal-LaGrange University values effective teaching and student mentoring and seeks faculty members who vigorously engage the ideas, concepts, and practices of their field from an orthodox, evangelical perspective in both their teaching and scholarship. Hannibal-LaGrange University is proud to be affiliated with the Missouri Baptist Convention. Faculty must be professing Christians, actively involved in the church of their choice, and have values consistent with Baptist tradition.

Founded in 1858, Hannibal-LaGrange University is a four-year Christian university located in Hannibal, Missouri, just 100 miles north of St. Louis, Missouri. The mission of Hannibal-LaGrange University is to provide an excellent education in both liberal arts and professional disciplines in a distinctively Christian environment that integrates Christian faith and learning in preparing graduates for personal and career effectiveness.

In addition to articulating interest and qualifications, cover letters should highlight the candidate’s commitment to Jesus Christ, his/her understanding of teaching as a Christian vocation, and articulate an understanding of the integration of Christianity and his/her discipline.

To apply, please submit an application, including a cover letter and current CV, here.

For any questions regarding the position, contact human resources at 573-629-3058, or via email at humanresources@hlg.edu. Hannibal-LaGrange University seeks to employ qualified individuals without regard to age, sex, race, color, national origin, or disability, who can function effectively within the college’s mission and purposes.