Assistant Professor of Biology

Hampden-Sydney, Virginia
Oct 29, 2019
Nov 28, 2019
Position Type
Full Time

Hampden-Sydney College invites applications for a full time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Biology with specialization in Neurobiology and Anatomy & Physiology. Responsibilities include a 4/3 teaching load with lecture/laboratory courses for freshman-level Principles of Biology, sophomore-level Anatomy & Physiology, and an advanced course in Neurobiology that will fulfill requirements for a new minor in Neuroscience. The ability to offer an advanced course in Developmental Biology is also desirable. 

Hampden-Sydney highly values the teacher/scholar model of education.  Candidates must be broadly trained, dedicated to undergraduate teaching, and prepared to supervise student research.  Competitive applicants should hold a Ph.D. in a relevant field of Biology.  Contact: Dr. Kristian Hargadon, Chair, Department of Biology. Telephone: (434) 223-6261; FAX: (434) 223-6374; E-mail,, Website:

To apply, please upload the following via Interfolio:  letter of application addressed to Dr. Kristian Hargadon, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research plans, and three letters of reference.  Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. Employment begins July 1, 2020.

Hampden-Sydney College values diversity, prohibits discrimination, and is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.