Biology, Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

Bard College
New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 28, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biology & Life Sciences, Biotechnology & Bioengineering, Other Science & Technology, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Faculty Affairs
Salary Band
Not specified
Employment Type
Full Time
Bard College, a liberal arts college on the Hudson River, is a private institution working in the public interest.

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The Biology Program at Bard College is seeking colleagues to fill two tenure-line, open-rank positions. Successful applicants will join a team of faculty committed to creating a rich and rigorous curriculum that serves all of our students. These two positions provide an opportunity for coordinated hires, particularly those that would foster a more diverse faculty. Successful applicants will have a commitment to working with a diverse student population, and participating in the program’s ongoing work to support diversity, equity and inclusion. They will be interested in teaching courses on a range of topics, which could include genetics, development, neurobiology, physiology, immunology, or biostatistics, as well as their specific area of expertise.

The Biology Program and Bard College are committed to providing new faculty with formal and informal mentoring experiences. In addition to mentoring within the program, each entering cohort of new faculty at the College has two designated mentors who work with the group for a two-year period, supporting faculty in areas outside of their programmatic homes. In addition, Bard is a member of the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD) and supports faculty participation in NCFDD workshops and programs.

The successful candidates will also support student research in their area of expertise.

We are particularly interested in faculty with expertise in neurobiology, physiology, immunology, or developmental biology. Research facilities include state-of-the-art microscopic imaging, qPCR, in-house sequencing, and support for invertebrate and/or aquatic organisms. Applicants should possess a Ph.D. in a biological field.

Bard College is a highly selective liberal arts college located 90 miles north of New York City on the Hudson River.

To Apply
Applicants should submit a cover letter, a CV, descriptions of research plans and teaching interests, and a DEI statement of no more than 500 words, along with names of three references prepared to write letters. Submit materials to Interfolio: .

Review of applications will begin October 15, 2021 and continue until the positions are filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, mental, or physical disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, veteran status, or genetic information.

Bard is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for all individuals in employment practices, services, programs, and activities.


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