Biological Sciences Job Opening

April 1, 2019:

The Department of Biological Sciences, Smith College, invites applications for an Adjunct Instructor in Horticulture for academic year 2019-2020. We seek to appoint an individual to teach two lecture courses (one course each semester) in horticulture.

The successful candidate would work collaboratively with the laboratory instructor who teaches the well-established laboratory components of these courses, Plants in the Landscape and Botany for Gardeners.
This one-year position has the possibility of renewal. Qualifications for the position include a Masters Degree in Horticulture or related discipline. Demonstrated strong commitment to teaching is desired.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and e-mail addresses of 3 references.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Review of applications will begin on April 22, 2019.
Submit application materials via email to Kristin Morse (, Biological Sciences, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063.