Fall Semester Lecturer in Neuroscience

Job Type: 
Part-Time or Visiting Faculty
Wartburg College

Founded in 1852, Wartburg College is a selective four-year liberal arts college of the Lutheran Church (ELCA), internationally recognized for community engagement. We offer more than 50 academic majors and pre-professional and certificate programs leading to the bachelor’s degree. The Wartburg Community is committed to creating and maintaining a mutually respectful environment that recognizes and celebrates diversity among all students, faculty, and staff. As an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution, Wartburg College actively seeks applications from women and members of ethnic and minority groups. Wartburg also seeks applicants with a record of successful work with diverse populations and individuals.


POSITION: Lecturer in Neuroscience


STARTING DATE: August 2019

DEADLINE: Screening of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled.

QUALIFICATIONS: Required: Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Biology, Neuroscience, or related disciplines with graduate coursework in Neuroscience, Biology, and/or Psychology. Ability to teach Fundamentals of Neuroscience course and contribute to other Biology department courses as appropriate. Candidates that are ABD will be considered. Preferred: PhD in Biology, Neuroscience, or related disciplines.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach the equivalent of three 14-week fall term courses, including Fundamentals of Neuroscience (lecture and laboratory).

SALARY: Competitive

CONTRACT: Fall term contract (August-December)

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send curriculum vita, unofficial graduate transcripts, a letter of application describing your teaching experience, and the names and contact information for three references to: [email protected] or by regular mail to: Jamie Hollaway, Director of Human Resources, Wartburg College, 100 Wartburg Blvd., Waverly, IA 50677-1003. For specific inquiries contact Samantha Larimer Bousquet, Neuroscience Program Coordinator ([email protected]). For further information about the college and the city of Waverly, see http://www.wartburg.edu. For information about the Biology Department, see https://www.wartburg.edu/biology/ and the Neuroscience program, see https://www.wartburg.edu/neuroscience/. Wartburg College requires a criminal background check for position finalists.