Liberty University is looking for Biology Professors
Added: Mon, 06 Nov 2006 00:00:00 UTC
This is not from The Onion. Liberty University is Jerry Falwell's "University." Read about Richard Dawkins' visit to Liberty here:
This is an advertisement listed in The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Position: Multiple Faculty Positions in the 2007-2008
Institution: Liberty University
Date posted: 10/30/2006
Liberty University is a Christian liberal arts university with nearly 9,600 resident students as well as several thousand additional students in its distance-learning program. The University is seeking faculty who can demonstrate a personal faith commitment to its evangelical Christian purpose and who are dedicated to excellence in teaching for the following anticipated openings in the 2007-2008 academic year.
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES - Dr. Roger Schultz, Dean
Biology: Two positions. Rank open. Ph.D. and compatibility with a young-earth creationist philosophy required. 1) Human anatomy and physiology, 2) undergraduate genetics. Supervision of undergraduate research expected. Contact Dr. Paul Sattler - email@example.com.
Center for Creation Studies: Rank open. Ph.D. and experience in the origins controversy from a young earth creation perspective required.
Faculty will teach the required course in creation as well as develop and/or teach in their area of science expertise. Ability to teach courses in astronomy, anatomy and physiology, or other biology courses preferred. Contact Dr. David DeWitt firstname.lastname@example.org.
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