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Posted: February 25, 2015

The Department of Biology at Emmanuel College invites applicants for a unique position as a Lecturer in Residence, beginning in the Fall 2016 semester. This one-year appointment, renewable for up to three years, is an excellent opportunity for a candidate seeking to gain deep teaching experience and mentorship in preparation for faculty careers at liberal arts and sciences colleges. The successful candidate is expected to teach four courses per semester, which includes introductory biology courses. There is potential to develop upper level biology courses, particularly in the candidate’s area of specialty. Mentorship will include pedagogy, research program development and service opportunities illustrative of undergraduate teaching institutions.  Support for continuing scholarship activities is available.  Candidates with expertise in infectious diseases and/or public health are strongly encouraged to apply.


Our ideal candidate will demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to the College’s mission and the value of a Catholic higher education. Demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching is essential and a Ph.D. in a relevant field of Biology is required.

Additional Information

Emmanuel College seeks to create a working and learning environment that reflect the society and community in which we are located, and we actively encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

Application Instructions

After submitting your resume with this application form, you will be prompted to complete an Applicant Profile where you will be able to upload your cover letter and list of at least three professional references.

In order to be considered for this position, you need to submit all documents: a resume, cover letter and a list of three references.

Job Posting:

If you want to find out more about the program and about Emmanuel, please contact Jason Kuehner (, a former Tufts postdoc who is now on the Emmanuel faculty and very happy to be there.