Assistant Professor of Biology, Colby College – Molecular Biologist

Posted 9/14/2021

The Department of Biology at Colby College is seeking a Molecular Biologist to fill a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Biology to begin September 1, 2022.  Applicants should have a Ph.D. and Postdoctoral experience is desirable. A strong commitment to undergraduate education is expected.  We are especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

Teaching involves the equivalent of 4.5 courses per year, with laboratories constituting a portion of that load.  Teaching responsibilities will include Molecular Biology, Genetics, and an advanced course in the candidate’s field of expertise.  In some years, teaching duties may include a 100-level Introductory Biology course and a Seminar for seniors.

The successful candidate is expected to establish an active research program that includes supervision and mentoring of undergraduates. An attractive startup package is available. 

To see the full job ad and apply, please visit: Questions may be sent to Tariq Ahmad ( Review of applications will begin on October 1 and will continue until the position is filled.

Last Updated 09/16/2021