St. Mary's University
  • 21-Oct-2022 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Biology
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Competitive Pay; Excellent health & welfare benefits with 100% tuition assistance available.

St. Mary's University of San Antonio, a private, Catholic and Marianist university invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Biological Sciences at the rank of assistant professor beginning August 2023. We are seeking a life scientist with expertise in the area of bioinformatics that will complement the current strengths of the department. The primary responsibilities of candidate will be teaching courses to support the B.S. degree in Bioinformatics program such as Introduction to Bioinformatics; Biostatistics; Genes, Genomes & Genomics; and Algorithms for Computational Biology. The Department of Biological Sciences ( currently employs 11 full-time faculty and serves ~275 undergraduate majors. A Ph.D. in Biology or a related discipline is required and postdoctoral experience is preferred. ABD candidates with an expected completion date within one year of appointment will be considered.

St. Mary's University, as a Catholic Marianist University, fosters the formation of people in faith and educates leaders for the common good through community, integrated liberal arts and professional education, and academic excellence: St. Mary's is the oldest Catholic university in the Southwest and continues to advocate the Marianist mission. St. Mary's enrolls approximately 3,500 students in a diverse university with four schools, more than 40 academic programs including Ph.D. and J.D. programs, and numerous pre-professional programs. The successful candidate is expected to support and contribute to the University's Marianist educational mission.

For more information visit the university web site at or contact Dr. Ted Macrini, department chair, at or 210-431-4304. Applications can be found at Along with the employment application please also submit the following items via ApplicantPro: 1) a letter of application detailing interest in the position and a description of teaching and professional development goals, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) copies of graduate transcripts, 4) teaching statement, and 5) research statement. Please arrange to have three letters of reference sent to Ms. Krystle Alcorta at Electronic submission of applications and materials is strongly encouraged, however, incomplete applications will not be considered. Review of applications will begin after November 15, 2022, and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Salary is commensurate with experience and is accompanied by a strong benefits package. Any offer of employment for this position is contingent upon final budget authorization and successful completion of a clear background check.

St. Mary's University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University is committed to furthering diversity, equity, and inclusion and encourages all qualified candidates apply.

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