Lecturer, Zoology and Biology
Department of Biological Sciences
The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics


The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics invites applications for a nonrenewable, non-tenure track, 10-month Lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences beginning August 2019.


M.S. in Biology or a related field. Possess a strong commitment to excellence in teaching.


Teach three 4 credit courses per semester which will include a lower level General Zoology lecture and associated lab, and either a non-majors general biology course (BIOL 120) or an upper level course depending on area of expertise and departmental needs.

Towson University: 

Towson University (www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. The TU campus is situated on 326 acres of beautifully landscaped and wooded grounds in the northern suburbs of Baltimore and within 50 miles of Washington, D.C. For additional information, please visit http://www.towson.edu.

Application Process:

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled. Send, electronically, a letter of application describing qualifications, a CV and a teaching statement describing previous teaching experience, and have two letters of reference sent to:

Ms. Brandi Mayo, Administrative Assistant
Department of Biological Sciences
Towson University
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
Email: bmayo@towson.edu

Electronic submissions only

Questions about the position should be addressed to the search committee chair, Dr. Vanessa Beauchamp, vbeauchamp@towson.edu

Official copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, as well as a Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.

Please be sure to visit http://www.towson.edu/inclusionequity/employment/data.html to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical-related purposes only. The information will not be used for any other purpose. Please note that the search number for which you have applied is:FCSM-N-3265L.

Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.