Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

Walla Walla, Washington State
January 25 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Visiting position in biology, with expertise in microbiology and immunology, at the rank of assistant professor. Effective August 2018. Ph.D. required.

The successful candidate will offer an upper level course in microbiology and immunology and an upper level cell biology course, both with a lab, as well as a non-lab course and other student mentoring.

The online application will prompt you to submit all of the required materials: a letter of application; separate statements addressing the candidate’s teaching interests and scholarly/performance agenda; curriculum vitae; the contact information for three people who will be contacted for letters of reference; graduate transcripts; and complete sets of teaching evaluations or other evidence of demonstrated or potential excellence in undergraduate instruction.

The application should address the candidate’s interest in working at a liberal arts college with undergraduates, majors as well as non-majors, at all levels of instruction. In addition, because Whitman College is committed to cultivating a diverse learning community, applicants should explain how their classroom and scholarly practices will serve to create and sustain an inclusive learning environment. This statement can be included in the cover letter or the teaching statement.

To apply, go to, click “Faculty” and “Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology”.

Review of applications will begin on February 28, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

No applicant shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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