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Visiting Assistant Professor in Biology, TRINITY UNIVERSITY (Organismal, Ecology or Evolutionary Biology)
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Posted Apr 17

Visiting Assistant Professor in Biology, TRINITY UNIVERSITY (Organismal, Ecology or Evolutionary Biology)


Job Category:Faculty

Job Type:Full-Time




Trinity University Department of Biology invites applications for a full-time, Visiting Assistant Professor to begin in August 2020. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. Responsibilities include teaching in the Biology major curricular sequence and departmental service. Applicants with the ability to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate lecture and lab courses on topics such as Ecology and/or Evolution will be highly competitive.

Trinity University is a top-ranked, small, private liberal arts and sciences university that values high quality undergraduate teaching and supports high impact undergraduate research. The Department of Biology (, located in Trinity’s state- of-the-art Center for Sciences and Innovation, has 13 highly collaborative faculty and serves majors in Biology, Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Environmental Studies. Trinity is located in San Antonio, a large, vibrant, cosmopolitan city located in south central Texas. San Antonio’s cost of living is relatively low for a major metropolitan area. More information on the city of San Antonio can be found at


Education Requirements:

A Ph.D. with a concentration in some aspect of Organismal, Ecology or Evolutionary Biology is appropriate.


Application Deadline:

Review of applications will begin April 7th, 2020 and continue to position is filled


How to apply: Applicants should electronically submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three references to the contact listed below.



Prof. James Shinkle

Chair of Search Committee Department of Biology One Trinity Place

San Antonio, TX 78212