The Department of Biology at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of Immunology to begin August 1, 2019. We are searching for a broadly trained individual whose immunological expertise will support programs in Biology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Health Studies. The successful candidate will thrive in an environment that combines teaching, research and interdisciplinary collaboration, establishing an externally funded research program that includes involvement of undergraduate students of diverse backgrounds. Teaching responsibilities will include courses in immunology and in the candidate’s area of expertise, participation in the team-taught introductory biology sequence, and regular contributions to the Health Studies minor. Candidates who have the potential to contribute to the Neuroscience or Environmental Studies minor and/or other College initiatives are especially encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. and at least one year of post-doctoral research experience are required by the start date.
To apply for this position, candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement and teaching philosophy that includes a short description of potential courses to be offered to Biology Search Committee via Interfolio at: https://apply.interfolio.com/52079. In addition, arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio to the Biology Search Committee.
Located in metropolitan Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for women and has strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr has a student body of 1,300 undergraduates, as well as 350 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. We are a diverse and international community of faculty, students and staff who share an intense commitment to intellectual inquiry and a desire to make meaningful contributions to the world. The College supports faculty excellence in both research and teaching and is committed to social justice and inclusion in the classroom and in the community at large. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.