Neuroscience Lecturer at Lake Forest College

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Lake Forest College


The Neuroscience Program seeks one or two part-time lecturers to teach the following courses:

In Fall 2018, we will offer a 300-level course titled Pharmacology: Drug, Brain, & Behavior.  Presently, this course is scheduled to meet on Monday evenings beginning on September 3, 2018.

In Spring 2019, we will offer a 300-level course titled Molecular Neuroscience (lecture and two laboratory sections).  This course is a core offering in the Neuroscience major and an elective in the Biology major.  Presently, this course is scheduled to meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting January 15, 2018.

A highly selective liberal arts college located on Chicago’s North Shore, Lake Forest College enrolls approximately 1,500 students from over 47 states and 78 countries.  At Lake Forest College, the quality of a faculty member’s teaching is the most important criterion for evaluation.

Lake Forest College embraces diversity and encourages applications from women, members of historically underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. is required, plus previous experience teaching undergraduates.  Applicants should electronically send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and up to two letters of recommendation to:


Dr. Matthew Kelley

Professor of Psychology

Chair, Neuroscience Program

Lake Forest College

[email protected]


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.