Human Physiology – Lecturer

Spokane, Washington, United States
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Job description

Gonzaga University’s Department of Human Physiology is a growing undergraduate program with approximately 200 majors that seeks to fill a 9-month, full-time, non tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Lecturer-AT, beginning in fall 2017.

Required Qualifications: PhD in Physiology or related degree; one year or more of college/university level teaching experience in anatomy and physiology; and evidence of scholarly productivity.

Desired Qualification: The ability to teach other courses in our curriculum.

How to apply

To apply or view the complete position description, please visit the Gonzaga University Human Resources website at www.gonzaga.edu/jobs. Applicants must complete an online application. Applications must be received by midnight PST on June 30, 2017. Questions about this position can be directed to Dan McCann, Chair, Human Physiology, mccann@gonzaga.edu. For assistance with your online application, please call the Human Resources department at 509-313-5996.

Gonzaga University is a Jesuit, Catholic, humanistic institution, and is therefore interested in candidates who will contribute to its distinctive mission. Gonzaga University is a committed EEO/AA employer and diversity candidates are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their disability status and/or protected veteran status.

Gonzaga College started in 1881 with $936 in hard silver dollars. It bought Gonzaga’s founder, Father Joseph Cataldo, S.J., 320 acres of land and water, what people then referred to as “the old piece of gravel near the falls.” Six years later, the College officially opened the doors of its only building for “young Scholastics, whose ambition it is to become priests.” Exclusively for boys, the College was under the charge of the Jesuit priests. Enrollment for the 1887-88 academic year was 18 boys and young men. Today, it is known as Gonzaga University, a private, four-year institution of higher education. More than 105 buildings dot the 131-acre campus overlooking the Spokane River. Students include both women and men, who can enroll in a multitude of undergraduate or graduate programs. Enrollment for the 2009-10 academic year was 7,837 students. A constant throughout the years is Gonzaga’s educational philosophy, based on the centuries-old Ignatian model of educating the whole person – mind, body and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, action and contemplation. "Cura personalis," or care for the individual, is our guiding theme.