POSTING DATE: 08/28/2019

Biological Sciences Visiting Assistant Professor
Department: Biological Sciences
Academic Category&Field of Expertise: Biological/Biomedical Sciences: None
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Position Description - The Department of Biological Sciences at Lehigh University is seeking a full-time, non-tenure track Visiting Assistant Professor for the spring 2020 semester (January – June, 2020). The position requires a Ph.D. in biological sciences, teaching experience, and expertise in the use of innovative and interactive scientific teaching practices. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching an introductory core course (Cellular/Molecular Biology) and an advanced level laboratory course (Microbiology Laboratory). The College of Arts & Sciences at Lehigh is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Review of Applications - Applicants, for full consideration, please submit your curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation to by September 30, 2019. Applications will be reviewed starting that date. For additional information please contact Dr. Michael Kuchka, Visiting Assistant Professor Search Committee Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Lehigh University, 111 Research Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18015. For more information about the department please see:

On-Line Application - No on-line application available for this position.

Lehigh University is a 2010 recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grant.

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