Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology


Academic Affairs


Medical insurance, voluntary dental and vision, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short-term disability, long-tern disability, retirement plan and tuition remission.

Position Description

Rocky Mountain College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position to add to the academic diversity of the biology program. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in a biological discipline and be capable of teaching human anatomy and physiology (A&P). The candidate will also assume responsibility for the maintenance of the cadavers that are used in the A&P laboratory. This position affords the opportunity to develop new courses within the applicant’s area of expertise and offers the option of developing an undergraduate research program. Rank at appointment will depend upon qualifications and experience. The appointment will begin in August 2014.


A doctoral degree in biology is required and prior teaching experience is preferred.

To Apply

To apply, submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation addressing the candidate’s interest in and commitment to excellent teaching, a statement of teaching philosophy, a brief research statement (if applicable), unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and the Rocky Mountain College application. Submit required documents via email to jobs@rocky.edu or mail to:

Human Resources
Rocky Mountain College
1511 Poly Drive
Billings, Montana 59102

Review of applications will begin on February 14, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.

Any questions regarding this position should directed to Derek Sjostrom, chair of the mathematics and science division at 406.238.7387 or derek.sjostrom@rocky.edu  or Cindy Hessler, human resources, at 406.657.1043 or hesslerc@rocky.edu.

Additional Information

Rocky Mountain College is a private, comprehensive, baccalaureate college located in Billings, Montana, where the Northern Plains meet the Rocky Mountains, offering limitless recreational and cultural opportunities. Information about Rocky Mountain College is available at www.rocky.edu. Billings is a growing community of approximately 125,000 people that serves as the center of culture, commerce, and health care for a multi-state region.


As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, we encourage applications from individuals with disabilities, veterans, minorities, and women.