Anatomy Instructor, Department of Biology

Alabama, United States
Salary Not specified
Jan 26, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

College of Arts and Sciences

The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)


The Department of Biology/College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) seeks a fulltime, non-tenure track Instructor. UAB is a Carnegie Level 1 research university and academic health center named the Top Young University in the U.S. in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.


Primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be to teach human anatomy laboratories, direct advanced students in preparation of prosected donor bodies, and engage in community outreach. Candidates must have a minimum M.S. degree, preferably in Anatomical Sciences, experience in classroom teaching, and be committed to undergraduate education.  Candidates with an M.S. in another biological discipline, extensive classroom experience in human anatomy and experience in cadaveric anatomy will be considered. Please see the department website for more information:


With over 22,500 students and 2,459 full-time faculty members, UAB ranks in the top 20 public universities for federal research funding and is the major teaching-research university in Alabama. Interdisciplinary scholarship and teaching is prominent, and the Department of Biology collaborates closely with multiple units across campus, including The School of Public Health and NORC. UAB ranks in the top ten nationally for student diversity, and Birmingham is the largest city in Alabama, offering a vibrant cultural community with a wide array of recreational opportunities.


Applications should be submitted online through the PeopleAdmin system: Applications should include a curriculum vitae, (2) statement of teaching experience and philosophy, (3) names and contact information of a minimum of three references. Questions may be directed to Winston Lancaster, Search Committee Chair, at  


Review of applications will begin February 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.


UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans. A pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.