Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology Department

Lawrence University

Appleton, Wisconsin

Posted 3/24/2023

Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisconsin) invites applications for a two-year appointment as a Visiting Assistant Professor to begin September 1, 2023. Applicants should hold a PhD in biology or related discipline and be interested in working closely with undergraduate students. Responsibilities include teaching BIOL 240: Morphogenesis of the Vertebrates, BIOL 150: Organismal Form and Function, and an upper-level course and mentoring of two short-term introductory level group research projects in the candidate’s area of expertise. The teaching load is two non-lab courses (or one course with two lab sections) per trimester on a 10-week trimester calendar. Laboratory space, funds to support research, and support for professional development will be available. We encourage applications from individuals who will help us create a more inclusive Lawrence by: (1) further diversifying the faculty; (2) constructing or contributing to successful diversity-related initiatives, creative activity, or research; and/or (3) contribute to the department’s ongoing efforts to develop and implement inclusive pedagogy to address the needs of a diverse student body, particularly as these pedagogies relate to antiracism.  
You can read the full position and apply at The position will remain open until filled. For further information, please contact Alyssa Hakes ([email protected]), the chair of the search committee.
Lawrence University is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college and conservatory of music located in Appleton, Wisconsin. Lawrence is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff and provides a variety of social and mentoring opportunities for employees from underrepresented groups. Candidates are encouraged to read more about Lawrence at as well as and Colleges That Change Lives.  


Last Updated 03/24/2023