Faculty Positions

Positions are open until filled unless otherwise noted. If a position is not listed here, it has been closed to additional applications.

Department of Biology – Assistant Professor of Plant Ecology (R2703)

Department of Economics – Assistant Professor (R2536)

Department of Economics – Assistant Professor (R2537)

Department of Mathematics  - Assistant Professor (R2704)

Department of Religious Studies – Assistant Professor (R2081)

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Physics


The following positions are not yet active. Please continue to visit this page for updates.

Asian Studies Program (R2142) - Three-year lectureship
Specialization: Japanese Language

Department of History (R2528) – Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)
Specialization: The History of China

Department of Theater (R2082) – Lecturer
Employment at Bates is contingent on the successful completion of a background check.

Bowdoin and Colby Colleges are also conducting searches for faculty appointments beginning Fall 2014. The following information may be particularly useful for dual-career academic couples. All three schools are located within one hour of each other, and within a two to three hour commute of Boston.