Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology (Full-Time)
Haverford College invites applications for a full-time multi-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology to begin Fall 2023.
Haverford College invites applications for a visiting, full-time leave replacement faculty position in the Department of Biology starting in the 2023-2024 academic year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year upon successful review. Responsibilities will include teaching five course credits over two semesters at sophomore to senior levels, including at least one credit for team-taught course-based research (CURE) or independent research with students. Teaching credits include team-taught courses with associated mentorship, as well as independently taught new courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. Candidates with expertise in biochemistry or environmental physiology, biostatistics, genomics and biomedical fields are particularly encouraged to apply; however, all disciplines of biology will be considered. The ideal candidate will also demonstrate a commitment to engaging a diverse student body and creating an inclusive classroom environment in a liberal arts context.
The position begins July 1, 2023 in preparation for the fall semester of 2023; instruction begins September 5. Research funding is available to help visiting faculty continue their research activities.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in biology or related field.
The review of applications will begin on March 8th, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should submit, via Interfolio (https://apply.interfolio.com/121939), a cover letter of no longer than 2 pages, current CV, and the names and contact information for three references. Reference letters will be requested before the final round of interview. The cover letter should address your teaching and research interests and experiences, and include how you will engage a diverse student body. Other supporting materials, such as a teaching or research statement, are welcome but not required.
For technical questions, please contact Interfolio directly at 877-997-8807 or help [at] interfolio.com. Please send questions about this position to Dr. Rachel Hoang, Chair of the Biology Department, at rhoang [at] haverford.edu For more information about the College and the department, see https://www.haverford.edu/biology.
Haverford College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, social justice, and providing equal opportunities and access to all individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Women, non-binary and transgender individuals, people of color, Indigenous people, and those with other or multiple historically marginalized and/or underrepresented identities are especially encouraged to apply. Haverford College and our consortial partners are located on Lenape lands.