We are hiring faculty for our new Life Science concentration and will be advertising soon for positions in biochemistry, and in future years in biology and biophysics. Our positions are typically open-rank, and we welcome applications from candidates who can help us build our new Life Science curriculum and establish a new program that embodies the latest advances in learning science and trains students for future careers in medicine, public health, biology and related fields.

Soka University of America (SUA) is a selective four-year institution offering a challenging B.A. in the liberal arts. The university is committed to cross-disciplinary education and aims to foster close intellectual relations between faculty and students through mentorship. An appreciation of the centrality of peace, freedom and human rights to the happiness of the individual and the world provides the founding impetus for the university and its mission. The University has some good ranking data as well – which are below (from USNews):

   • Best National Liberal Arts Colleges – #22 (tied)
   • #1 Financial Resources among National Liberal Arts Colleges
   • #2 Faculty Resources among National Liberal Arts Colleges
   • #2 Ethnic Diversity among National Liberal Arts Colleges
   • #11 Best Value School among National Liberal Arts Colleges

Descriptions of our open positions will be listed here, with links for more information and our application site.  Any questions about SUA or our the positions can be sent to facultyrecruiting@soka.edu.