Position Details

Adjunct Instructor of Biology (Anatomy & Physiology)

VIRGINIA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY (www.vwu.edu) invites applications for a part time position of Adjunct Instructor of Biology, with expertise in Anatomy and Physiology, to teach Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II.  In the Fall 2020 semester, a lecture and two laboratory sections are required.  A lecture and 1-2 lab sections are needed for the Spring 2021 semester.  An MS or PhD in a relevant field are required as is previous experience teaching Human Anatomy and Physiology to undergraduate students.  Experience with an Anatomage table and software and/or a willingness to learn and incorporate this technology into the course is required. 

Interested individuals should contact Dr. Victor Townsend, Professor of Biology at vtownsend@vwu.edu.

About Virginia Wesleyan University

Virginia Wesleyan University is Coastal Virginia's premier university of the liberal arts and sciences. Situated on a 300-acre park-like campus in Virginia Beach, the University annually enrolls approximately 1,600 students in undergraduate, graduate, and online programs. Undergraduate degrees include a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Social Work with 36 majors, 30 minors, and 12 pre-professional tracks. Graduate degrees include a Master of Business Administration and Master of Arts in Education. Students thrive in average class sizes of 14 and through the University's experiential learning, high-impact leadership, and career-development programs. An inclusive community dedicated to scholarship and service grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, Virginia Wesleyan University inspires students to build meaningful lives through engagement in Coastal Virginia's dynamic metropolitan region, the nation, and the world.


Virginia Wesleyan is a university with a coastal edge. Located in Virginia Beach, where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Chesapeake Bay, our region is proud of its vibrant city life, sandy beaches, and rich history. Learn more at visitvirginiabeach.com/explore

Statement of Non-Discrimination

Virginia Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered on the basis of skills, experience, and qualifications without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national and ethnic origin, age, marital status, covered veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, the presence of non-job-related medical disability, or any other legally protected status.