Job Title

Visiting Assistant Professor


The Biology Department at Roanoke College seeks applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position beginning August 2013 from ecologists or those in related fields; preferred areas of expertise include entomology, microbiology or physiology, although applications from all qualified candidates will be given full consideration.  The position is renewable for up to two additional years and is designed to provide teaching experience at a small liberal arts institution for a person seeking full-time employment at such an institution.  A Ph.D. (or equivalent) is required; research post-doctoral experience is preferred.

Teaching responsibilities will include courses for majors and non-majors. Development of an active research program, including supervision of undergraduate research projects, will be supported. Research space and start-up funds will be provided to the extent possible. Participation in department governance will be expected.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, a CV, and teaching and research statements to dyer@, and arrange for three recommendation letters to be sent separately to the same address.  All materials must be submitted electronically. Questions should be addressed to Leonard Pysh, Chair, Biology Department (

Date Posted

January 23, 2013


February 15, 2013


Dr. Len Pysh

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