Assistant Professor of Biology (Developmental Biologist), Missouri State University

Posted 10/29/2021

We seek a candidate who conducts research that addresses questions in the field of Developmental Biology including, but not limited to elucidate the mechanisms of growth, differentiation, pattern formation, morphogenesis, or environmental influences on organism development. Requirements include a PhD in Biology or related area, peer-reviewed publications in developmental biology, and excellent communication skills. Primary duties include (1) conducting research in developmental biology as stated above; (2) teaching courses in introductory biology, developmental biology, and specialty courses in the candidate’s area of expertise, to total 9 contact hours/semester; (3) advising graduate (masters) and undergraduate students; and (4) substantial effort to obtain external funds for research.

A letter of application, CV, names and contact information for 3 references, statements of teaching and research experience and interests, a statement of commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and copies of all university transcripts should be submitted online at: The University is committed to building a diverse/culturally competent educational environment. Applicants should include in their materials how their background and experience will further this goal (see We encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups. Questions to Kyoungtae Kim

Application Review begins 28 November 2021. The starting date is 15 August 2022.

Last Updated 10/29/2021