Villanova University Visiting Assistant Professor

Villanova, Pennsylvania
February 15 2021
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Villanova University’s Department of Biology invites applications for a nine-month visiting assistant professor position in the general fields of organismal biology and endocrinology. Our new colleague will contribute to the vibrant curriculum of the department at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, teaching lecture/lab courses and lecture-only courses for majors, non-majors, and possibly Pharmacology for advanced nursing students. We seek candidates who share our passion for establishing an equitable and inclusive learning and working environment for all students, staff, and faculty. We believe that enriching our diversity is central to our academic mission, and that diversity enhances our ability to engage more broadly with the world and to discover, design and deliver solutions to the challenges that face society. Visit for additional information about the department and Frequently Asked Questions for job candidates. A Ph.D. is required and teaching experience preferred. Applications must be submitted online at and include a cover letter, complete curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy/approach, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and at least three (3) letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin 27 March, and the expected start date is 22 August 2021.


Villanova is a national Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University's mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the Villanova University’s Mission and values.