The Gannon University Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences seeks an Assistant Teaching Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. This position is a nine-month faculty position responsible for teaching in the undergraduate program in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, beginning August 2021. Teaching-track faculty work collaboratively with colleagues to deliver instruction, advise students, participate in professional development, and engage in service to the University and to the community. There are no scholarship requirements associated with this position. The Assistant Teaching Professor will instruct 27 credit hours in the academic year. Specific teaching responsibilities will include introductory and general chemistry lectures and laboratories for science and health professions majors. The candidate may have the opportunity to teach upper-level courses within the chemistry curriculum that align with the candidate’s expertise.
Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. degree in chemistry or a closely-related field. Teaching experience at the undergraduate level is preferred. Gannon University is committed to excellence in student-centered learning with an emphasis on student-learning outcomes. Candidates must be able to support and promote the University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, and its liberal arts and professional education traditions. Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.
Gannon University is located in the heart of downtown Erie, Pennsylvania, along the shores of Lake Erie. The University is close to businesses, organizations and government agencies that are active partners in helping our students receive a hands-on education. Erie is a regional tourist destination boasting 11 beaches, a wide variety of seasonal activities, professional sports teams, a professional symphony, multiple venues for live theater and music, and many other entertainment options. Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo are within a two-hour drive.
Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references to https://gannon.peopleadmin.com/postings/5642. Review of applications will begin immediately and this position will remain open until filled. The finalist will be required to submit an original transcript from the institution awarding his/her terminal degree. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information about Gannon University, visit www.gannon.edu.
Gannon is a Catholic, Diocesan university dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Our faculty and staff prepare students to be global citizens through programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and professional specializations. Inspired by the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, we offer a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.