Sample Faculty Job Ads

Biology 

French 

Medieval/Early Modern Europe

 

Biology

Cornell College, a private undergraduate liberal arts college, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in its Department of Biology.  We seek an ecologist/organismal biologist to teach introductory courses for majors and non-majors, an ecology course, a course on the biology of organisms (such as vertebrate or invertebrate biology), an upper-level course in his/her area of expertise, and an undergraduate research course.  The new faculty member will be expected to involve undergraduate students in collaborative research projects.  Appointment at the assistant professor level to begin in late August 2010.  Ph.D. required; post-doctoral experience preferred.  Cornell College has attracted national attention for its distinctive academic calendar under which faculty teach and students take one course at a time in month-long terms.  The College is committed to excellence in teaching and encourages interdisciplinary interests among its faculty.  Send letter, vitae, graduate transcripts, statements on teaching philosophy and research interests, and three letters of reference to Ms. Ann Opatz, Assistant Dean, Office of Academic Affairs, Cornell College, 600 First Street SW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314-1098.  Formal consideration of applications begins November 2, 2009.  Cornell College is an EO/AA employer.   www.cornellcollege.edu

French

Cornell College, a private undergraduate liberal arts college, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in French.  We seek a generalist with a post-1700 area of specialization, with preference given to those with expertise in Francophone, cinema, or area studies. Candidates must have native or near-native fluency and will teach courses in language, literature, and culture at all levels.  Appointment at the assistant professor level to begin in late August 2010.  Ph.D. required; college teaching preferred.  Cornell College has attracted national attention for its distinctive academic calendar under which faculty teach and students take one course at a time in month-long terms; full-time faculty teach six of the eight terms.  The College is committed to excellence in teaching and encourages interdisciplinary interests among its faculty.  Send letter, vitae, graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of reference, and statement of teaching and research interests to Ms. Ann Opatz, Assistant Dean, Office of Academic Affairs, Cornell College, 600 First Street SW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314-1098.  Formal consideration of applications begins November 25, 2009; preliminary interviews to be conducted at MLA.  Cornell College is an EO/AA employer.   www.cornellcollege.edu)  

Medieval/Early Modern Europe

Applications and nominations are invited for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professorship to begin in the fall of 2004.  Teaching responsibilities include three introductory courses and three advanced level seminars.  Preference will be given to candidates with specialty in western European history.  Ph.D. and college teaching experience preferred.  Cornell College, a private undergraduate liberal arts college, has attracted national attention for its distinctive academic calendar under which faculty teach and students take one course at a time in month-long terms.  The College is committed to excellence in teaching and encourages interdisciplinary interests among its faculty. Send letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to:  Ms. Ann Opatz, Office of Academic Affairs, Cornell College, 600 First Street West, Mount Vernon, IA  52314-1098.  Formal consideration of applications begins November 19, 2003.  Preliminary interviews at AHA convention.  Cornell College is an EO/AA employer.