The Department of Natural Sciences at Assumption College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Chemistry at the assistant professor rank to begin August, 2014. A Ph.D. is required, with post-doctoral work and undergraduate teaching experience preferred. Primary teaching responsibilities are in General Chemistry and upper-level Biochemistry lectures and labs. We seek a candidate committed to high quality teaching, undergraduate mentoring and advising, and an active research program in a teacher-scholar fashion. The research specialty should be compatible with funding available for a small liberal arts college. The Natural Sciences Department is housed in a state-of-the-art $20 million science building with dedicated faculty-student research space.
Assumption College, a Catholic liberal arts and professional studies college, was founded in 1904 by its sponsoring religious community, the Augustinians of the Assumption. Applicants must be willing to contribute actively to the mission of the College as well as show respect for its Catholic and Assumptionist identity. Assumption College is an Affirmative Action/EEOC employer encouraging candidates who would enrich the College’s diversity.
Send curriculum vitae, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Ms. Joanne Colacchio at email@example.com, using the subject line “chemistry search”. Electronic submission of materials as PDF files is encouraged. Materials submitted in hard copy should be directed to Brian K. Niece, PhD, Department of Natural Sciences, Assumption College, 500 Salisbury St., Worcester, MA 01609. Deadline for submission is October 15, 2013.