Molecular Biologist / Biochemist Position

2-year Visiting Faculty Position
Biology Department
Williams College

The Biology Department at Williams College, a premier liberal arts college with a long-standing tradition of excellence in the sciences, invites applications for a 2-year visiting assistant professor to begin July 2013.  We are seeking a broadly trained MOLECULAR BIOLOGIST / BIOCHEMIST who will teach immunology and other upper-level courses in his/her area of specialty.  Normally, faculty members teach one course and two laboratory sections (or the equivalent) each semester.

A research program that involves talented undergraduates is expected, and a limited amount of internal funds for research are available.  A Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience are required.  All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background check.  Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, brief statements of teaching and research interests, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent by January 31, 2013 to:  [email protected], care of Steven Swoap, Chair, Department of Biology, Williams College.

Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts with easy access to the culturally rich cities of Albany, Boston, and New York City. The College is committed to building and supporting a diverse population of approximately 2,000 students, and to fostering an inclusive faculty, staff and curriculum. Williams has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its students.  Please visit the Williams College website (  Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive.