- 18-Jan-2017 to 15-Apr-2017 (EST)
- Wilkes Barre, PA, USA
- Full Time
Wilkes University invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professors in the areas of Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Physical Chemistry to begin August 2017.
The applicant will have a broad background in chemistry with expertise in experimental methods in their disciplinary area. Ideal candidates will be capable of contributing to curricular development and teaching in more than one disciplinary area. The successful applicant will be expected to teach introductory courses including General Chemistry and to develop advanced undergraduate specialty courses in his/her area of expertise. A typical teaching load is twelve formula hours per semester.
A Ph.D. in analytical chemistry, physical chemistry, biochemistry, or a closely related area is required. Candidates will be expected to develop an active research program involving undergraduates in experimental projects leading to presentation and publication. The ideal candidate will have post-doctoral research and / or prior teaching experience, but candidates without this experience will be considered. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Please be sure to include a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, a summary of course evaluations, statements of teaching and research, and graduate transcripts. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but must be received by February 24, 2017 to be assured full consideration.
Wilkes University is constantly seeking to become a more diverse community and to enhance its capacity to value and capitalize on the cultural richness that diversity brings. The University strongly encourages applications from persons with diverse backgrounds.