This position is based in Salisbury Maryland. Salisbury University is an exceptional public, regional, comprehensive institution growing in the number of students and in programs. Founded in 1925, SU is located on Maryland's scenic Lower Easter Shore between the Atlantic Ocean beaches and the Chesapeake Bay, two to three hours from Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Norfolk. Part of the University System of Maryland, SU currently offers 56 bachelor's and master's degrees in the liberal arts, science and technology, education, allied health, social work, business disciplines, and a doctorate in nursing practice. All four SU schools are endowed. SU has been cited nationally as one of the top ten public regional universities in the North according to U.S. News and World Report and has also been recognized by the Princeton Review and Kiplinger's magazines. SU has approximately 8,600 students and 388 full-time instructional faculty and is an institution that values diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body
The Department of Chemistry at Salisbury University is accepting applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position.
Area of Specialization: Organic Chemistry
Primary Job Duties/Responsibilities: Primary teaching responsibilities will be in organic chemistry, general chemistry, and general education. Candidates are expected to be able to utilize effective teaching strategies which enhance the success of a diverse student body.
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. or ABD in Chemistry or Organic Chemistry. If ABD, doctoral degree must be completed before August 15, 2013.
Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to teaching, scholarship, and service at the undergraduate level.
Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/HR/Jobs/  to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.
To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit the following: 1). A letter of interest, 2). curriculum vitae, 3). statements of teaching interests and undergraduate research plans 4). the names and contact information of at least three (3) professional references. All documents that you wish to provide must be attached to your application in the Online Employment Application System.
If you have any questions about the position, please contact the search chair, Stephen Habay, at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Applications submitted by December 9, 2012 will receive first consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be contingent upon verification of eligibility to work in the U.S. and is expected to begin August 2013.
Salisbury University has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, providing equal employment and educational opportunities to all those qualified, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, or sexual orientation.