Visiting Instructor for Anatomy and Physiology Courses

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Moravian College

Visiting Professor – Biological Sciences


Two Year Visiting Professor

Beginning Fall Term 2015

PhD in a relevant area of Biological Sciences preferred


The Department of Biological Sciences at Moravian College invites applications for a two-year position at the

rank of visiting assistant professor or instructor to teach our 100-level Anatomy and Physiology course sequence

for nursing and health science majors (lecture and labs) and possibly other laboratory courses (Zoology lab or a

non-majors course). There is a prospect that the appointment could be renewed. Ph.D. in a relevant area of

Biological Sciences strongly preferred. If qualified, the candidate may also have the opportunity to mentor

undergraduate students who wish to engage in research. This position is an excellent opportunity to gain

mentored teaching experience.


TO APPLY: Please submit 3 (optionally 4) items, each as a separate .pdf file:

1. A cover letter

2. CV

3. Statement of teaching interests

4. (Optionally) a statement of research interests


In addition,please arrange to have three letters of reference submitted separately (ideally as .pdf files). Please

title each file as [LastName]_coverletter.pdf, [LastName]_cv.pdf., etc. All materials should be sent to Prof.

Christopher Jones, Search Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Moravian College (email

[email protected]). In their application, candidates should address their interest in working with

undergraduates in a liberal arts environment that emphasizes close student-faculty interaction and provide

evidence of demonstrated or potential excellence in undergraduate instruction.


Review of the applications will begin May 28, 2015 and continue until the position is filled.


Moravian College wishes to reinforce its commitment to enhance diversity, broadly defined, recognizing that to

provide a diverse learning environment is to prepare students for personal and professional success in an

increasingly multicultural and global society.


Moravian College is a private coeducational liberal arts college that is located in historic Bethlehem, in the heart

of Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. The College emphasizes the deliberate integration of a broad-based liberal arts

curriculum with hands-on learning experiences to prepare its 1,600 students, not just for jobs, but for successful

careers. Moravian College, a MacBook and iPad campus, excels at transforming good students into highly

competent graduates who are ready to enter the workplace with confidence or shine in graduate school. For

specific information about Moravian College, please visit


Moravian College values diversity and encourages individuals from under-represented populations to apply. EOE