Lecturer - Anatomy, Physiology and Histology

College of Sciences and Mathematics, Auburn University
Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849
Lecturer - Anatomy, Physiology, Histology
September 23 2020
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Position Announcement

Lecturer, Anatomy, Physiology, and Histology

College of Sciences and Mathematics, Auburn University


The Department of Biological Sciences at Auburn University invites applications for a non-tenure-track faculty position in biological sciences beginning Spring, 2021. The position is a minimum nine-month appointment and there are options available for summer teaching. The position is for one year and is renewable pending successful evaluations, need, and funding. Opportunities for promotion to senior lecture will be available after five years.  Candidates who have the expertise to teach our 2000-level Human Anatomy and Physiology courses and our 4000-level histology course are desired. Currently, Histology is taught as a distance course, and the successful candidate will be expected to run and update the course.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or a doctorate in a related discipline at the time appointment begins and demonstrable teaching experience. Desired qualifications include a strong record of exemplary teaching at the undergraduate level and possession of excellent written and interpersonal communication skills. The candidate selected for the position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time appointment is to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of appointment. In support of our strategic plan, Auburn University will maintain its strong commitment to diversity with standards to help ensure faculty, staff and student diversity through recruitment and retention efforts. 

Review of applications will begin November 15th, 2020, and will continue until a suitable applicant is found. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter detailing experience in anatomy, physiology, and histology, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, a representative sample of recent teaching evaluations, a statement of contributions to diversity and inclusion and the names and contact information of at least three professional references. Applicants may apply  at: http://www.auemployment.com/postings/19551.

More information about the department and its programs can be found at the following

web site: http://www.auburn.edu/cosam/departments/biology/index.htm

Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer. Auburn University is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community.