The Biology Department at The University of the South in Sewanee, TN, seeks a molecular biologist for a two year visiting assistant professor position at one of the nation’s top liberal arts institutions. We are interested in candidates with training in molecular biology, broadly defined, and who would be able to teach a variety of molecular biology courses, such as introductory molecular biology, cell biology, genetics and/or biochemistry.
The position has a 3/3 teaching load with both lecture and lab sections counting toward that total. The candidate could also develop courses in their area of speciality.
Candidates should be enthusiastic about teaching small interactive classes at a liberal arts college. The successful candidate may also opt to develop a research program with opportunities for undergraduate involvement.
Review of applications will begin on December 1st, 2020. Applications will continue to be accepted through the application portal at: https://jobs.sewanee.edu/postings/4456 until the position is filled.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, teaching and research statements, graduate transcripts (unofficial accepted), and list three references that we may contact.
The University of the South comprises a well-regarded College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and a distinguished School of Theology. It is an institution of the Episcopal Church that welcomes individuals of all backgrounds. The University is located on a striking, 13,000-acre campus on Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau.The University of the South is an equal opportunity educational institution that is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive campus environment.Eligibility for employment is contingent upon successful prescreening.