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Located in metropolitan Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for women and has strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr has a student body of 1,300 undergraduates, as well as 350 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. We are a diverse and international community of faculty, students and staff who share an intense commitment to intellectual inquiry and a desire to make meaningful contributions to the world. The College supports faculty excellence in both research and teaching and is committed to social justice and inclusion in the classroom and in the community at large.

Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.

For information about benefits, consult Human Resources.

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One-year and other short-term teaching positions

Department of Anthropology

Lecturer

The Department of Anthropology at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time Lecturer position to begin August 1, 2016. This position is contingent upon department staffing needs.  The position is for one year, with the potential for renewal for one additional year, contingent upon department staffing needs and a successful review of teaching. We seek a bioarchaeologist who will add to and complement the existing curriculum. The teaching load is 3/3. The successful candidate will co-teach the lectures and teach the labs for the introductory course on biological anthropology and archaeology, teach human evolution, and an archaeological area course. Additional upper-division electives each year will focus on the candidate’s geographical and topical interests. These might include, but are not limited to: bioarchaeology, nutritional anthropology, demography of past populations, mortuary studies, and bioarchaeology of health, disease, violence, and warfare. A Ph.D. in hand by the start of the position is required and previous teaching experience is preferred.

To apply, please send a cover letter that addresses teaching and research interests and experiences, curriculum vitae, sample syllabi (no more than 3), and names and contact information (including email addresses) of three references via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/34200. Review of applications will begin on March 22, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.

Department of Biology

Lecturer

The Department of Biology at Bryn Mawr College seeks a part-time Lecturer to teach Experimental Design and Statistics in the fall of 2016 to begin in August 2016.  This introductory course in designing experiments and analyzing biological data is structured to develop students' understanding of when to apply different quantitative methods, and how to implement those methods using the R statistics environment.  Topics include summary statistics, distributions, randomization, replication, parametric and nonparametric tests, and introductory topics in multivariate and Bayesian statistics.  The course is geared around weekly problem sets and interactive learning.

There is a strong preference for candidates with a PhD in biology, or a related field in hand by the start date. Previous college-level teaching experience is preferred. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter outlining the candidate's credentials for teaching the course, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation via Interfolio at: http://apply.interfolio.com/34632. Application review will begin on April 15, 2016, and the position will remain open until filled.

Department of Chemistry

Laboratory Instructor

The Department of Chemistry at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a part-time Laboratory Instructor position in Organic Chemistry to begin in August 2016.

Teaching includes the preparation and supervision of three sections of Organic Chemistry lab for Fall 2016.  A Master’s or Ph.D degree is required in hand by the start date.

Submit as pdf documents a cover letter with a description of your qualifications and experience, and a curriculum vitae including the names and contact information of three references by April 8, 2016 to the Chemistry Department Search Committee via Interfolio at: http://apply.interfolio.com/34588. Applications received by April 8, 2016 will receive full consideration.  The position is open until filled.


Bi-College Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Lecturer

Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a one-year appointment as Lecturer in the Bryn Mawr/Haverford Bi-College East Asian Languages and Cultures Department starting in August 2016. This position is contingent upon department staffing needs. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts environment. Candidates for the position should be prepared to teach courses on Chinese literature and film and Chinese Studies (which may include courses on literature and film). Training in Chinese literature is essential and the ability to teach social-science-oriented courses is preferred. A Ph.D. in-hand by the start date is preferred. This position is benefits eligible and the load will be five or six courses depending upon College staffing needs.

To apply please submit a cover letter that addresses teaching philosophy and research interests, CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as sample syllabi, sample course descriptions, and course evaluations), and the names and contact information of two references via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/34487.

Department of Political Science

Lecturer

The Political Science Department at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time Lecturer in International Politics/Comparative Politics position for academic year 2016-2017. The teaching load is 3/3. We seek a scholar whose interests lie at the intersection of international politics and comparative politics. Regional and substantive areas of expertise are open, but preference will be given to candidates who can teach introductory international politics and advanced-level international political economy in addition to four courses of their choosing. A Ph.D. is required before the start date of August 1, 2016 and previous teaching experience is preferred. This position is contingent upon department staffing needs.

Candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, sample syllabi, teaching evaluations, and names and email addresses of three references via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/34509. Review of applications will begin on April 11, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

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