VISTING PROFESSOR OF BIOLOGY AT MIDDLEBURY
COLLEGE. The Department of Biology invites applications
for a three-year visiting appointment at the rank of Assistant
Professor of Biology with expertise in cell biology or genetics.
This position will last from Fall 2024 to Spring 2027. There is the
option of extending for a year after that. Applicants should have a
Ph.D. and demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching. The
successful candidate will teach an introductory course in cell
biology and genetics, a middle-level course in molecular genetics,
electives in their area of expertise, and will contribute to the
college-wide curriculum via occasionally teaching in Winter Term.
The department is especially interested in candidates who can
contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the academic
community through their teaching. Demonstration of evidence-based
inclusive pedagogy and mentoring to a diverse population of
students is essential. This position is eligible for Middlebury
College's generous benefits package. The successful candidate will
have access to lab space if they wish to have an active research
Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a
demonstrated commitment to excellence in both faculty teaching and
research. It is also committed to fostering a truly inclusive,
open, and supportive learning, teaching, and working environment.
The College hires faculty from around the world and a myriad of
life experiences, cultures, frames of reference, social identities,
and learning perspectives to help cultivate and advance innovation
in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational
experience to our talented and distinguished student body. To that
end, Middlebury College seeks applications from people who would
contribute to our increasingly diverse educational community not
only through their backgrounds and interests, but in age, gender
identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnicity, national
origin, religion, and physical ability.
Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job
applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not
be accepted. At Middlebury, we strive to make our campus a
respectful, engaged community that embraces difference, with all
the complexity and individuality each person brings. With your
application materials provide a separate, one-page statement on
inclusion that addresses how your teaching, scholarship,
mentorship, and/or community service demonstrate a commitment to
and/or evidence of engaging with issues of diversity and inclusion.
Through Interfolio submit: a letter of application addressed to
Professor Mark Spritzer, search committee chair; a curriculum
vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy; a statement of research
interests and plans; a statement of inclusion; and three current
letters of recommendation which speak to teaching ability. More
information is available at http://apply.interfolio.com/129589.
Review of applications will begin on October 9th and continue until
the position is filled. Offers of employment are contingent on
completion of a background check. Information on our background
check policy can be found here: http://go.middlebury.edu/backgroundchecks.