Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology/Biochemistry

Carleton College in Minnesota

Deadline April 03, 2015
Date Posted March 6, 2015
Type Non tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Biology at Carleton College is seeking applications for a temporary, one-year position at the Assistant Professor level for the 2015-2016 academic year. We seek a recent PhD in biology or biochemistry with a strong commitment to teach in a liberal-arts environment. The position will involve teaching over three terms (September 1, 2015 through mid-June 2016). The teaching duties will include an upper-level Biochemistry course with two labs, a course with lab in area of specialty, a seminar course in area of expertise, and teaching introductory biology laboratory sections. Carleton College is a highly selective liberal arts college with about 2000 undergraduates located 45 miles south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and is on a three term per year schedule.  For further information on the department, visit our web site at


To apply, complete the online application by April 3, 2015 at . The online application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching experience and how it has influenced your teaching philosophy. In addition, you will be asked to submit contact information for three individuals who can serve as references.


Carleton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, veteran status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or age in providing employment or access to its educational facilities and activities. We are committed to developing our faculty to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Women and members of minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

How To Apply

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