The Department of Biology at Gettysburg College invites applications for a one-year Visiting
Assistant Professor in Biology, beginning August 2021, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. We seek individuals who have a
genuine interest in teaching within the liberal arts environment. Teaching responsibilities will include 200-level Microbiology lecture and
laboratory sections; 100-level Introductory courses for majors or non-majors; and the possibility of teaching an upper-level course, likely
in the second year. The teaching load for this position will be three courses each semester, where either a lecture or laboratory section is
considered to be one course. The opportunity to work with undergraduate research students is a possibility. Qualifications.
- Candidates should have a Ph.D. (or be ABD) in Biology or a specialized sub-discipline of
- Teaching experience or promise of excellence in teaching is desirable.
- We strongly encourage applications from
candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching, scholarship or governance that they can contribute to the diversity and inclusive
excellence of our community.
Applicants should apply online at: https://gettysburg.peopleadmin.com/postings/3690
A cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching goals in a liberal arts environment, and a diversity and inclusion
statement should be submitted. In addition, applicants should enter the names and email addresses of three professional references at least
one of whom can speak to the applicant's teaching effectiveness. After the applicant completes the online application, the
professional references indicated will be contacted by Gettysburg College via email to submit letters of recommendation electronically.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. All applications received by June 7, 2021 will
receive full consideration. Inquiries can be addressed to Professor Matthew Kittelberger (firstname.lastname@example.org
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