Careers in the Plant Sciences

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

Hendrix College - Conway, AR, USA

Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
Position Type: Visiting Faculty
Application Review Begins: Monday, March 06, 2017
Application Deadline: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Institution: Hendrix College
Department/Division: Biology
Field (e.g., systematics): Botany
City: Conway, AR, USA
General Information: Hendrix College invites applications for a one-year term position for an Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology to begin in August 2017. The College seeks to extend its tradition of excellence in teaching and scholarship by attracting faculty who combine mastery of their disciplines with broad intellectual interests and commitment to the aims of a liberal arts college.
Qualifications/Requirements: Doctorate is preferred; ABD will be considered.
Responsibilities: Responsibilities will include teaching an introductory-level biology course for majors, an introductory-level botany course, an upper level botany course and a general education course in plant science. Each course will include a laboratory component.
Application Instructions (submission methods, etc.): Applications should include a cover letter addressing the candidate’s interest in teaching in a demanding liberal arts environment, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts. In addition, three letters of recommendation should be requested and sent by e-mail to Address cover letter to Dr. Mark Sutherland. Electronic submissions are strongly encouraged and can be made at Review of materials will begin March 6, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

Hendrix College strives to maintain an environment free from discrimination and harassment, where employees treat each other with respect, dignity and courtesy. The College adheres to the principle of equal educational and employment opportunity without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or national origin.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Shawn Goicoechea, Assistant Director of Human Resources & Title IX Coordinator 1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032 501-450-1415
Compensation Range:
Contact Name: Shawn Goicoechea (HR),