Employment Opportunities

Baylor University

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier-one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our academic strategic plan, Illuminate (baylor.edu/illuminate). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.

Open Positions in the Department of Biology

Baylor seeks to fill two non-tenure-track faculty positions within the College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology:

Lecturer, General Biology
Lecturer, Physiology

Two lecturer positions beginning August 2021 are needed to teach multiple sections in the undergraduate introductory biology sequence and in areas of general biology (including microbiology and genetics) and in physiology (including human anatomy & physiology). Both positions are 10-month assignments through the academic year. Though not a tenure-track position, Regular Lecturers are full-time faculty and are eligible to progress toward Senior Lecturer rank. The Department of Biology keenly values diversity and believes it is essential to achieving excellence.

Candidates should possess an earned doctorate or equivalent in the appropriate field of study. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Learn more about the positions at:

  • Lecturer, General Biology – apply.interfolio.com/87914
  • Lecturer, Physiology – apply.interfolio.com/87932

Or, by contacting Search Committee Chair, Dr. Marcie Moehnke at BioLecturerSearch@baylor.edu.

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Department of Biology

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