Faculty Positions Available (2014/2015)

Full-time Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Biology

Hampden-Sydney College seeks qualified applicants for the following, full-time tenure-track assistant professor of biology position.

BIOLOGY with specialization in Physiology. Teaching responsibilities include freshman-level Principles of Biology, sophomore-level Anatomy and Physiology, and advanced courses, preferably in Physiology, Histology, and Developmental or Neurobiology. Hampden-Sydney highly values the teacher/scholar model. Candidates must be broadly trained, dedicated to undergraduate teaching, and prepared to supervise student research. Candidates are expected to develop an active research program. Contact Person: Professor Alexander J. Werth, Chair, Department of Biology. Telephone: (434) 223-6326; FAX: (434) 223-6374; E-mail, awerth@hsc.edu, Website: http://www.hsc.edu/academics/biology/.

To apply, please send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to the contact person at Hampden-Sydney College, Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943. Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Employment begins July 1, 2015. 

Spring 2015 Lecturer in Fine Arts

The Department of Fine Arts at Hampden-Sydney College invites applications for a lecturer in Music for the spring 2015 semester; classes begin in January and end in May.  This is a one-semester appointment with no benefits.  The replacement person will lead the Hampden-Sydney Men’s Chorus and teach sections of music fundamentals, music appreciation, and a course on opera history, jazz history, or American music, for a total of four courses. 

It is preferred that candidates have a doctorate in music or be enrolled in a doctorate program; however, candidates with exceptional choral and teaching experience who lack any work toward a doctorate will be considered.

Submit a cover letter, current résumé, and a list of three references to musicsearch@hsc.edu .  The list of references should include phone numbers, e-mail addresses, and brief descriptions of your relation to each person of reference.  Deadline: September 15, 2015.


Hampden-Sydney College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.