Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

North Carolina, United States
Salary Not specified
Jul 16, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Founded in 1896, Wingate University is a laboratory of difference-making that serves more than 3,600 students in North Carolina. Wingate offers 36 undergraduate majors as well as six masters and four doctoral programs. The University is home to the Cannon College of Arts and Sciences; the Levine College of Health Sciences; the Byrum School of Business; and the College of Professional Studies, which includes the Thayer School of Education and the School of Sport Sciences. The University’s motto is “Faith, Knowledge, Service.” Learn more at

FLSA Classification: Exempt, 9 months

Wingate University announces a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology position beginning in August 2021. Teaching responsibilities include a required upper-level Molecular Biology lecture and laboratory course in addition to lecture and laboratory sections of a Cellular and Molecular Biology course for first year Biology and Pre-health professional majors. Applicants with a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology or a related field are encouraged to apply, and all degree requirements should be completed by the start date. Preference will be given to those individuals demonstrating breadth and depth of experience and training in molecular biology as evidenced by their research and graduate transcripts. The Chronicle of Higher Education selected Wingate University as a 2016 “Great College to Work For”. Please send a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, unofficial transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Erika Niland, Chair of the Department of Biology at and Human Resources at

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