Job Posting: Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology


Item Value
Posting Date 03/22/2023
Closing Date Until Filled
Employment Type(s)
  • Other
Location Beloit, Wisconsin, 53511


Beloit College invites applications for a part-time, one-semester Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology beginning in August 2023. Ideally, the successful candidate will teach two laboratory courses: environmental or physical geology and paleontology in fall 2023. Alternatively, we will also accept applications to teach a single course. Applicants should make their course preference(s) clear in their cover letter. Geology courses at Beloit College emphasize inquiry-based and other active learning strategies. We especially seek candidates who have demonstrated success in working with diverse populations of students. A PhD is preferred, though applications from advanced ABD applicants will also be considered

Because equity and inclusion are central to our students’ liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity.

Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college that attracts students from across the United States and the world. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty. It is recognized as one of the Colleges That Change Lives.


How to Apply

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references. Submit materials via Beloit College’s job application portal with the link below.

Begin Your Application 

Review of applications will begin on April 15. The search will remain open until the position is filled.

Inquiries may be addressed to James Rougvie, Department Chair ( 

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