Thomas seeks a faculty member in Science effective Fall 2022 to join a vibrant and expanding College dedicated to student success. Thomas offers a range of majors in business fields, career-oriented liberal arts programs, and education. Students benefit from close working relationships with their faculty, and a wide range of internship opportunities both locally and through partnerships such as the Washington Center for Internships.
The College offers a major in Environmental Science and Policy and minors in Science and Environmental Science. The preferred candidate will be prepared to offer courses in earth sciences such as Ecology, Environmental Science, Climate Science, Oceanography and Marine Biology, and Science & Technology in Society. In addition, candidates should be prepared to offer science courses as part of the College’s general education programs and in support of majors ranging from criminal justice and forensic psychology to sport management and secondary education life sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies.
For information on science courses at the College, please see the Catalog online at course-catalog.pdf (thomas.edu)
Candidates must be committed to teaching excellence, service to the College, community engagement, and professional development. Responsibilities for full time faculty include a 4/4 teaching load, academic advising, committee service, and course/program development. Teaching assignments may include online or hybrid courses.
Preference will be given to candidates with an appropriate terminal degree. Evidence of engaging teaching also is preferred, as well as familiarity with information technology and its implementation in the classroom.
Medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, short-term disability insurance, 403(b) matching plan, paid holidays, paid sick leave, and tuition remission.
How to Apply:
Candidates should upload a letter of interest, vitae, and a list of three references. A single PDF file is preferred. Please include your name and email address.
Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Thomas College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Thomas College’s mission is to prepare students for success in their personal and professional lives, and for leadership and service in their communities.