Assistant Professor, Biology

Rollins College
Winter Park, Florida
August 07 2017
Life Sciences, Biology
Position Type
Full Time
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The Department of Biology at Rollins College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of biology position beginning August 2018. Area of specialization is open, with a preference for candidates who can contribute expertise beyond that of our current faculty.

The successful candidate must have a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence in a liberal arts institution and the ability to maintain an active program of research involving undergraduate students. Fruit fly systems are not permitted. Teaching responsibilities will include genetics, an advanced course in one’s area of expertise, participating in our team-taught Introductory Biology series for majors and developing and teaching a general education course for non-science majors.


  • Ph.D. in the biological sciences
  • Post-doctoral experience relative to curriculum requirements

Rollins College is a comprehensive, liberal arts college located just north of Orlando, FL, a diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Nearby, Orlando International Airport provides easy access to U.S. and international destinations. The College emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes, and ranks number one among 121 Southern master’s-level universities in the annual rankings of “America’s Best Colleges,” released by U.S. News & World Report. Please visit the College website at

Rollins College offers a generous benefits package featuring comprehensive health coverage, retirement savings plan with generous employer contribution and full tuition waiver after one year for employees, spouses, domestic partners and dependents.

Review of applications will begin October 1, 2017.
Interested candidates may apply online through the Rollins College employment website.
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Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are encouraged to apply.