Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology - Plant Biologist
The Biology Department at Trinity College (Hartford, CT) invites applications for a full-time, two year visiting assistant professor position to begin in fall 2021. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Botany, Biology, or an associated field. Plant biologists who work within the contexts of evolution and global change are especially encouraged to apply. The primary teaching duties include a course in botany or plant diversity (lecture and lab), participation in the lecture portion of our introductory biology course, “The Evolution of Life”, and a non-majors or senior seminar course each year. The department is looking for someone who is committed to teaching and mentoring diverse students at a liberal arts college. Candidates with an active field-based research program conducive to undergraduate participation are desirable. Inquiries may be addressed to the Dept Chair Dr. Lisa Foster (LisaAnne.Foster@trincoll.edu).
Consideration of applications will begin March 12, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. The application should include a cover letter, detailed CV, combined teaching and research statement that address diversity and inclusion (3 page maximum), as well as contact information for three individuals who will provide letters of reference. Please submit your application to the following: https://trincoll.peopleadmin.com/
Trinity is an AA/EOE and encourages women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals and people with disabilities to apply. We are committed to enhancing our campus culture and curriculum through the diversity of its faculty, staff, and students.