Biochemistry Visiting Assistant Professor

Beloit College invites applications for a one year Visiting Assistant Professor to begin in August 2017. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. (or A.B.D.) in biochemistry or related field and will teach an upper-level biochemistry course and introductory chemistry course each semester. This full-time position is an excellent opportunity to gain teaching experience in a department that is known nationally for innovative pedagogy. Over the last 20 years, multiple visiting faculty members in the chemistry department have moved quickly from Beloit to tenure-track positions at other colleges and universities.


Because equity and inclusion are central to our students’ liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution.  We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described position to apply.


Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college that attracts students from across the United States and the world. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty.  It is recognized as one of the Colleges That Change Lives.


Inquiries may be addressed to George Lisensky, Chair of Chemistry, Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests, unofficial scans of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference to the Center for the Sciences Academic Program Coordinator, Sarah Arnsmeier, at  Review of applications will begin on April 1 and continue until the position is filled.



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