Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology (Developmental Biology)

Clinton, New York (US)
Commensurate with Experience
March 17 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Biology Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a one-year position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2021.  We seek candidates to teach a lecture/lab course on Developmental Biology, an introductory biology course, and two additional course credits as complements to the department's offerings.  These may include: a lecture/lab course, a non-majors lecture course, an upper-level seminar, or supervision of senior thesis research.  We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations.  Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse and inclusive educational environment. 

Candidates with ABD will be considered, although candidates with a Ph. D. and teaching experience are preferred.  The teaching load for this position is five courses. Candidates should submit cover letter, c.v., statements about teaching and research with undergraduate students, and the contact information for three references via Interfolio at Questions regarding the search may be directed to Wei-Jen Chang, Search Committee Chair, at  Our review of applications will begin on March 29, 2021.

Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York.  Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at, as well as additional information at (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners).  Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community.  Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.