Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology - Genetics
The Biology Department at The University of the South seeks a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor with demonstrated talent for teaching and expertise in Genetics. Teaching responsibilities in the fall and spring semesters are an upper level Genetics course with a lab and a section of our introductory Molecular Biology and Genetics course.
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic about teaching in the context of the liberal arts tradition in education. A Ph.D. by the time of appointment is preferred, but ABDs will also be considered.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, teaching statement, graduate transcript (an unofficial copy is acceptable), and two letters of reference through the application portal at https://jobs.sewanee.edu/postings/2561. Review of applications will begin on March 25, 2018. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.
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.