Antioch College seeks applications for a tenure-track position in Biology and Environmental Science starting in September 2014 or earlier. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Biology, Ecology, or a related field, provide evidence of successful teaching experiences at the undergraduate level in these fields, and demonstrate a commitment to rigorous liberal arts education. Rank and salary are negotiable and commensurate with experience.
The successful applicant will be expected to develop and teach classes including Introductory Biology courses, Introductory Environmental Science, Ecological Agriculture, Hydrology and Soil Science. Applicants that can effectively contribute to an interdisciplinary Global Seminar series and who are invested in interdisciplinary collaborations with students and faculty are preferred. The Sciences Division of the College has two science majors (Biomedical and Environmental Science) and the candidate will have teaching responsibilities in both majors. Course descriptions are available in the Curriculum Catalog on Antioch College’s website (www.antiochcollege.org).
To apply, submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, names and contact information for three references, and unofficial transcripts electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Course evaluations and official transcripts will be requested of final candidates. Applications will be reviewed starting January 21, 2014. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Antioch College sponsorship.
Antioch College is a small, innovative liberal arts institution located on a historical campus in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Antioch has an inspiring mission and a proud history of educating leaders and contributors to our society, including Nobel Prize winners, Macarthur “genius" award winners, Fulbright Scholars, Rhodes Scholars, notables in the arts and culture, entrepreneurs and elected officials, and leaders in business and finance throughout the world. Antioch’s curriculum links experiential and classroom learning and a low student-faculty ratio provides our students personal attention from faculty who have a strong commitment to teaching. Antioch College is an equal opportunity employer; the college offers individuals employment, advancement opportunities, and benefits in a harassment-free environment on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation or covered veteran status. Candidates who can contribute to Antioch’s commitment to diversity and its evolving multilingual culture are encouraged to apply. Please visit our website at www.antiochcollege.org.