The Saint Anselm College Department of Biological Sciences invites applications for a 1-3 year renewable faculty position beginning August 2020. The successful candidate will have a background in Conservation Biology and teach in the college’s Environmental Science program. Teaching responsibilities include lectures and labs in Conservation Biology and Introductory Biology courses for majors. The candidate will have opportunities to develop an upper level course in their area of expertise and mentor undergraduate research. Each candidate will be expected to continue to pursue scholarly research in their field of interest. The position also includes training and working with laboratory staff and the opportunity to explore service learning beyond the campus. Submit a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability and research potential (samples of scholarship, articles or conference papers), academic transcripts, along with a letter of interest that addresses teaching philosophy, commitment to teaching STEM in diverse populations, and research interests to the attention of Dr. Theresa Dabruzzi, search committee chair, via the college website at www.anselm.edu/hr. Three letters of recommendation are required and should be submitted in PDF format via email to the department faculty assistant, Sandi Provencher, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin December 13, 2019 and continue until the position has been filled.
A Ph.D. in Biology or a related field is required. Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level as well as scholarly research. Teaching experience at the undergraduate level is preferred.
Successful candidates will be able to assist the college to further its strategic goals for institution-wide diversity and inclusiveness.
Founded in 1889, Saint Anselm College is a Catholic, liberal arts college in the Benedictine tradition. Saint Anselm College is located in Manchester, New Hampshire, a vibrant city of over 100,000 residents within an hour’s drive of sandy beaches, the White Mountain National Forest, the Lakes Region, and the City of Boston, MA. The campus community includes approximately 2,000 students, 155 full-time faculty members and 401 full-time staff in addition to the monks of Saint Anselm Abbey.