Full-Time Visiting Faculty Position in Biology (Biochemistry and Microbiology)

Location
Worcester, Massachusetts
Posted
Mar 03, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Biology at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for a visiting full-time faculty appointment in Biochemistry and Microbiology for the 2017-18 academic year to begin in August 2017. Specific courses include Biochemistry 1 Lecture, Biochemistry 2 Lecture, Microbiology Lecture and Lab, and a non-majors biology course.  Detailed information is available at the Biology Department website: (http://holycross.edu/academics/programs/biology/visiting_assistant_professor).  Visiting full-time faculty teach three courses each semester and are eligible for travel support and reimbursement of relocation costs within the College’s published policies.  All full-time appointments offer competitive salaries and include full benefits.

Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practice and scholarship in the field.

Please submit a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, statement on teaching expertise and interests, transcripts, and two confidential letters of recommendation.  In your cover letter, please address the ways you might contribute to and further the College’s core commitment to diversity and inclusion that is part of its mission as a Jesuit, undergraduate liberal arts college.  For more information, please visit http://www.holycross.edu/mission and   http://holycross.edu/diversity.  The College of the Holy Cross uses Interfolio to collect faculty job applications electronically. Please submit all application materials to https://apply.interfolio.com/40969. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.  Contact Rob Bellin, Biology Department Chair, (508) 793-3422 or rbellin@holycross.edu, with any questions related to this search.

The College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 2,900 students and is located in a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate commitment to the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (http://www.newenglandherc.org). The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning equal opportunity and affirmative action in the workplace.