University of Jamestown: Instructor / Assistant Professor of Biology

Posted on February 28, 2024
Expires: May 28, 2024

The University of Jamestown is seeking a broadly trained organismal biologist to serve as a full-time faculty member in the Department of Biology. The position is scheduled to begin in the fall of 2024.

Minimum requirements:

  • Master’s degree in biology or a related field
  • Passion for excellence in teaching.

Preferred requirements:

  • Terminal degree in biology or a related field
  • Previous higher education teaching experience


The successful candidate will teach human anatomy and physiology and other classes depending on interest, expertise, and the needs of the department, possibly including:

  • Vertebrate Zoology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Introduction to Biology
  • Science class for non-majors (topic TBD)
  • Histology

To apply:

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Julie Smith, Academic Affairs Administrative Assistant, at  Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate must supply official transcripts to verify education. Faculty contracts are contingent on a successful background check.

About the University

Established as Jamestown College in 1883 by members of the Presbyterian church, The University of Jamestown is a private, liberal arts university granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees. Graduate programs include master’s degrees in Education, Leadership, and Clinical Counseling, and doctoral degrees in Physical Therapy (DPT) and Clinical Research (PhD). The University of Jamestown is an AA/EO employer.

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