Faculty openings

Liberty University in Virginia

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted March 10, 2017
Type Tenured, tenure track
Employment Type Full-time


Biology: Four positions Assistant to Full Professor Ph.D. or MD required. Teach biomedical science related courses to complement existing faculty/courses in undergraduate and graduate biomedical sciences. Areas of particular need include Anatomy with cadaver dissection, cell biology/genetics, developmental biology, and physiology; other areas considered. Candidates are expected to supervise undergraduate and graduate research projects.

Chemistry: Assistant to Full Professor Earned doctorate with MS or Ph.D. in organic chemistry or closely related field to teach organic chemistry. Ability to supervise undergraduate research preferred. 

Chemistry: Assistant to Full Professor Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry or related field required. Experience with forensic chemistry preferred. Undergraduate research supervision is expected.

Health Professions

Exercise Science: One position. Assistant to Full-Professor Ph.D./Ed.D. in Exercise Science or related field; evidence of successful teaching at the university level; and evidence of scholarly activity. NSCA and or ACSM certification desirable. Capacity to teach a range of graduate courses in the Exercise Science program, including but not limited to Exercise Physiology, Research Methods, Statistics, Biomechanics, ECG & Exercise Prescription for Special Populations, Human Performance and/or Community Physical Activity.

Athletic Training: One position. Assistant to Full-Professor Ph.D./Ed.D. in Athletic Training or related field; evidence of successful teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate level; and evidence of scholarly activity. An established research agenda and record of publications is preferred. Board of Certification Athletic Trainer and eligible for Virginia Athletic Training Licensure. Capacity to teach a range of courses within the current undergraduate and future master’s degree in Athletic Training. 

All applicants must be committed to the evangelical standards and mission of Liberty University, and willing to contribute to the university’s online teaching initiatives. To apply for any of the posted positions, go to the Human Resources page located at http://www.liberty.edu/humanresources.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://www.liberty.edu/humanresources