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Assistant Professor of Biology and Health Sciences

Russell Sage College
Job Location:
Troy, 12180

About Russell Sage College:

Russell Sage College is a dynamic, comprehensive college of approximately 2,600 students. Through a strong liberal education curriculum and progressive academic programs, Russell Sage College serves traditional students and working professionals who pursue bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees on campuses in Troy and Albany, NY. Russell Sage College also offers online programs.

Aside from our generous benefits package, Russell Sage College offers its faculty and staff the opportunity to make a difference every day - in the lives of students and the future of our communities.

Job Description:

The undergraduate Biology and Health Sciences department at Russell Sage College invites applications for a 9-month, full time faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, tenure track or Professor of Practice effective Fall 2024, depending on qualifications.

Responsibilities include teaching lectures and laboratories in general biology, along with molecular type courses such as genetics and molecular biology. The ideal candidate will also teach a section of research methods. Having the background to teach ethics regarding biology or medicine is a bonus! Prior undergraduate teaching experience in these areas will enhance the candidate's application. All courses offered by the department will be delivered in person. Candidates should anticipate that their course load will be 21 credits per year (labs are equal to three-credits). A successful candidate will be able to mentor research students in addition to teaching. All faculty in the department advise students beginning their second year at Russell Sage College under the guidance of a mentor. Salary is commensurate with experience.

The estimated base academic year salary for this position is $50,000, commensurate with experience.


The successful applicant will possess an academic doctorate (PhD or equivalent) in the Biological Sciences, or a closely related discipline.

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