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Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Candidates are expected to provide instruction in introductory chemistry and upper-level inorganic chemistry courses. Additional instructional duties may include other advanced courses as needed based on the applicant's expertise. The successful applicant will be expected to initiate and sustain an externally funded undergraduate inorganic research program. Research should adhere to industry and academic best practices and a risk-based chemical safety approach. Candidates will be expected to engage in relevant service activities.
Throughout their teaching, research, and service duties, the successful applicant should promote diversity and inclusive excellence.
While all applications will be considered, candidates with postdoctoral experience are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants with degrees in fields related to inorganic chemistry will be considered. Candidates who are ABD will be considered, but the position requires completion of all doctoral requirements by May 2020.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.