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Randolph-Macon College, a liberal arts college located near Richmond, VA, invites applications for a two-year, full-time position in biochemistry beginning fall 2013. A Ph.D. in chemistry or a related field is required, as is evidence of excellence in teaching and/or teaching potential. The successful candidate will be expected to teach biochemistry, as well as introductory chemistry or non-majors courses or physical chemistry depending on candidate's background. Participation in research with undergraduates is welcomed, but not required. Applicants should submit their CV, teaching philosophy, and research plans electronically to Ms. Barbara Wirth (email@example.com) and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent separately via electronic mail or to the Search Committee Chair; Department of Chemistry; Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA 23005. Review of completed applications will begin February 18th. Further information regarding the chemistry department can be found at http://www.rmc.edu/academics/chemistry.aspx. Randolph-Macon College is an EEO employer.
TWO ASSISTANT PROFESSOR POSITIONS IN BIOLOGY
Randolph-Macon College seeks to hire a field ecologist and a molecular biologist at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in September 2013. Applicants must hold a Ph.D., be proven teacher-scholars with a commitment to undergraduate teaching, and establish an undergraduate research program that seeks external funding. Successful applicants will be expected to teach the equivalent of four lecture/lab courses per year, including two in an innovative introductory biology sequence, and one upper-level course in their area of expertise. The fourth must be one of the following upper-level courses: general ecology, plant biology, or evolution. Randolph-Macon is a co-educational, residential, liberal arts college in Ashland, Virginia, 15 miles north of Richmond. Review of applications will begin on October 12, 2012 and continue until positions are filled. Interested candidates should submit electronically a cover letter that specifies which position is sought, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy that specifies the two upper-level courses the applicant prefers to teach and describes the qualifications for doing so, statement of research interests, unofficial graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Ms. Barbara Wirth (firstname.lastname@example.org), subject line Biology Search. If possible, please submit as one attachment titled with the candidate’s last name and first initial. Randolph-Macon College is an equal opportunity employer.