Job Opportunity: Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology, Birmingham-Southern College

Kate Stuart
June 11, 2015

Birmingham-Southern College is accepting applications for a one-year non-tenure track Visiting Assistant Professor in the area of cellular/molecular biology and genetics starting August 2015.  Teaching responsibilities will include an introductory course in cell/molecular biology and also genetics, plus associated labs for a teaching load of three units (labs plus lectures) per semester, plus an intensive January course. Ph.D. required; teaching experience preferred.  BSC is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our academic community.

Located in Birmingham, Alabama, BSC is a private undergraduate institution that has consistently been identified as one of the top liberal arts colleges in the country for its academic quality and its value.  Enrollment during 2015-2016 is projected at over 1,300 undergraduates. BSC is a sheltering institution for Phi Beta Kappa.  For more on the college’s talented faculty and students, educational mission, and national reputation, visit .

Applications will be considered from now until the position is filled. Applicants should provide an introductory letter that includes the names of three references, a curriculum vitae, undergraduate and graduate unofficial transcripts, and a statement of teaching philosophy.  Submit inquiries or application materials to (digital submissions accepted):  

Dr. Scot Duncan

Chair, Department of Biology
Birmingham-Southern College
900 Arkadelphia Road, Box 549022
Birmingham, AL 35254


BSC is an equal opportunity employer and complies with the Alabama Child Protection Act.