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 firstname.lastname@example.org, with any questions related to this search.
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