Assistant Professor in Chemistry

Mathematical & Physical Sciences: Seeking an Assistant Professor in Chemistry to add to our diverse faculty with a start date in August, 2022. Primary responsibilities include teaching General and Organic Chemistry and their associated laboratories, maintaining an active research agenda involving undergraduate students, providing general advising to undergraduate students, and performing service to the department, the university, and the community. Additional course offerings in Analytical Chemistry and/or Biochemistry may be available depending on faculty expertise. Research that enables collaboration with faculty members in the MPS department, the Biological Sciences department, or the Engineering Technology department in the College of Liberal Arts and Applied Sciences and/or the Chemistry and Biochemistry department in the College of Arts and Sciences are particularly encouraged to apply.


Required: Ph.D. in Chemistry or Biochemistry by date of appointment.


Consideration may be given to candidates with:
A commitment to excellence in undergraduate chemistry teaching and can involve undergraduate students in research.

Experience teaching face-to-face, online, or hybrid formats/


Application Instructions:
Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching philosophy, and, a one-page statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service to

Department will request letters of recommendation from references listed in the application. Inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Champike Attanayake at Screening of applications will begin November 7, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.


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