Eckerd College
  • 03-Mar-2023 to 01-May-2023
  • - Behavioral Sciences Collegium
  • St. Petersburg, FL, USA
  • Full Time

Eckerd College invites applications for a visiting position in Animal Studies to start in Fall 2023. This position is for one year, but there is the possibility a similar tenure track position will become available. Candidates should have an M.S. or Ph.D. in any discipline with animal studies-related research or training, and a commitment to the liberal arts. We seek an applicant committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching, and are open to any area of expertise that complements our existing faculty. Teaching load is seven courses per academic year (3-1-3), including electives in your area of specialty to contribute to courses for a newly developed, interdisciplinary program in Animal Studies.

Eckerd College, the only independent national liberal arts college in Florida, has a tradition of innovative education and teaching/mentoring excellence. Submit letter of application, vita, recent teaching evaluations, statement of teaching interests and philosophy, diversity statement, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references so that letters of recommendation can be requested via Inquiries should be sent to Dr. Lauren Highfill ( Applications will be reviewed starting April 1, 2023, but the position will remain open until filled.

Employment will require a successful background check.

Eckerd College is committed to fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student body, and an inclusive campus community. Eckerd is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Eckerd College is especially interested in attracting candidates from historically underrepresented groups.


This position has been closed and is no longer available.
Eckerd College


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