Averett University invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Biology to teach introductory and upper level courses to begin Fall, 2017. The successful candidate will have a broad academic background in the biomedical sciences, teaching experience, and will show evidence of success in teaching undergraduates, flexibility and a commitment to liberal arts education. Depending upon the candidate’s expertise, courses taught will be selected from the following: Introduction to Biology, Human Anatomy and Physiology I, II, Genetics, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Cell and Molecular Biology. All courses carry a laboratory component. A strong commitment to working with undergraduates and to student success is essential. Other responsibilities include student advising, committee work and assistance in student recruiting. A doctoral degree is required. Review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Please submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three references to James S. Caldwell, PhD., Professor and Chair, Department of Biological Sciences at jamesc@averett.edu