The Department of Biology at Rollins College invites applications for two one year, visiting assistant professor of biology positions beginning August 2017. We are seeking a broadly trained geneticist and a cell biologist. The successful candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence in a liberal arts institution. Teaching responsibilities will include genetics or cell biology, participating in our team-taught Introductory Biology series for majors, and teaching a general education course for non-science majors. Ph.D. in the biological sciences required, and postdoctoral experience is preferred. A small shared zebrafish facility will be available, complete with microinjection equipment, if needed.
Founded in 1885, Rollins is an independent, comprehensive, liberal arts college. The campus, noted for its lakefront beauty and for its unique location, is set in the residential community of Winter Park, just 15 minutes from one of the nation's most dynamic urban centers, Orlando. Rollins enrolls approximately 3,200 students in diverse degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. Rollins ranks number one among 128 Southern master's-level universities in the annual rankings of "America's Best Colleges," released by U.S. News & World Report. For additional information, please visit the College website at www.rollins.edu and the Department of Biology website at http://www.rollins.edu/biology.
Review of applications will begin January 20, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.