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Assistant Professor of Organismal Biology and Ecology - 1 Year

The Department of Organismal Biology and Ecology at Colorado College announces two one-year, non-tenure track Assistant Professor positions in Animal Biology and in Ecology and Biostatistics to begin in August 2015. A review of completed applicant files will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Responsibilities for the Animal Biology position includes teaching six courses including one with oversight of student research; the courses include an introductory course in vertebrate biology, an animal physiology course, and either an upper-level or non-majors course in the candidate’s area of specialty. The ability to integrate subfields of zoology, physiology, and evolutionary biology is highly desirable. Apply electronically to: http://employment.coloradocollege.edu/postings/1948

Responsibilities for the Ecology and Biostatistics position includes teaching six courses including one with oversight of student research; the courses include a field-based ecology course, a biostatistics course, and either an upper-level or non-majors course in the candidate’s area of specialty. Familiarity with experimental design in ecology and with Rocky Mountain or Southwestern ecosystems is highly desirable. Apply electronically to: http://employment.coloradocollege.edu/postings/1949

Colorado College is a private, undergraduate, highly selective liberal arts institution enrolling approximately 2000 students. The college uses the Block Plan calendar in which students take one class at a time, allowing for significant field experiences.

PhD (or near completion) and teaching experience required. Applications will include the following: 1) a description of relevant professional background, 2) statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, 3) curriculum vitae with email address, 4) unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and 5) 3 letters of recommendation.  Information about Colorado College and OBE can be found at our web site: http://www.ColoradoCollege.edu.

The Colorado College welcomes members of all groups and reaffirms its commitment not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, or disability in its educational programs, activities, and employment practices. The College is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply. 

Visiting Biochemist or Bioorganic Chemist - 1 Year Visitor

The Department of Chemistry seeks a one-year visitor for the 2015-2016 academic year. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts setting.   Ideally the visiting faculty member will have a PhD in Biochemistry, though closely related fields will be considered.  

Colorado College is a private liberal arts institution in Colorado Springs located at the foot of Pikes Peak. The College has a student body of approximately 2000. The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry graduates 15-20 majors per year and is ACS certified.

The primary teaching responsibility for this position is General Chemistry I and II (CH 107 and CH 108) and 1 course of Biochemistry I (CH 382).  A full year visitor teaches 6 courses during the academic year.  

The Colorado College welcomes members of all groups and reaffirms its commitment not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, or disability in its educational programs, activities, and employment practices. http://www.coloradocollege.edu/academics/dept/chemistry

Application is electronic here and it requires a letter of interest, CV, your teaching philosophy, and graduate school transcripts and three letters of recommendation.  Apply by April 3, 2015Hardcopies of official transcripts will be requested from finalists.

Visiting Faculty Opportunity - Geomorphology

The Department of Geology at Colorado College invites applications for a one-year non-tenure track position in Geomorphology, broadly considered (e.g. neotectonics, fluvial/soil/eolian processes etc.), to begin in August 2015.

The faculty visitor will teach Geomorphology, two intermediate-level courses in his or her area of specialization as well as introductory geology.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics - 1 Year Visitor

The Department of Mathematics & Computer Science at Colorado College announces one or more one-year, non-tenure track Assistant Professor of Mathematics positions to begin in September 2015, pending final approval of funding. Visiting appointments may be renewed annually, depending on staffing needs and overall performance, resulting in a maximum possible term at the college of four years. A review of completed applicant files will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Colorado College, a leading national liberal arts college, is dedicated to greater diversity among its faculty and in its curriculum. Candidates are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in contributing to these diversity goals.

A successful candidate must exhibit the potential for excellence in teaching and for contributing to the department’s scholarly activities. The application should include a cover letter, statements describing both your commitment to teaching and scholarly interests, a curriculum vita, graduate school transcripts and three letters of recommendation (at least one of which should address teaching ability). The department plans to interview candidates at the joint AMS/MAA meetings in San Antonio, TX during January, and to invite one or more top candidates for an on-campus interview in February or March.