Full-time, tenure-track position to begin August 2020. The Department of Chemistry offers an ACS-certified undergraduate degree as well as a master’s degree program.
Summary of Job Responsibilities/Duties: Duties include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level, engaging in research resulting in refereed publications, and providing university and regional service. Teaching will be primarily in organic chemistry, but may include other areas as needed.
Minimum Education Requirements:
Earned doctorate in chemistry with research specialization in organic chemistry. ABDs with a documented plan of completion by appointment will be considered.
Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements:
The successful candidate must show the potential to develop a research program that complements existing areas of expertise within the Department of Chemistry, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Along with the application, the following items must be included:
Letter of application
Statement of future research plans (Statement of Research Interest)
Copies of academic transcripts
Teaching statement that includes the candidate’s interest and expertise in teaching and specifically addresses strategies to build inclusive environments for student success. (Statement of Teaching Philosophy)
Internal Number: 8858
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