Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

Lexington, Virginia
Full-time with benefits
March 02 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Department of Biology at Washington & Lee University is seeking applications for one visiting position in Genetics for the 2018-2019 academic year:

The successful candidate will be able to assemble a teaching portfolio that will include a 200-level Genetics course with lab and may include either a 100- or 300-level lecture/lab courses. Preference will be given to candidates with a background in plant or microbial genetics.  The lab components to each of these courses should be inquiry-based


Completion of the Ph.D. is preferred, but we will consider well-qualified ABD applicants. 


When applying to this position online via Interfolio, applicants will submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching goals and interests, and contact information for three confidential letters of recommendation.  

Washington and Lee is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  As such, we are interested in candidates who are committed to high standards of scholarship, performance and professionalism and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity in our faculty, staff and student body. Job description requirements are representative, but not all‐inclusive of the knowledge, skill, and abilities needed to successfully perform this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.