Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Clinton, New York
Feb 23, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Chemistry Department invites applications for a one-year position as a Visiting Assistant Professor to begin on July 1, 2017.   Teaching responsibilities may include Principles of Chemistry (lecture and lab), Organic Chemistry I (lab), Inorganic Chemistry and Materials (lab), Research Methods, or an upper level course in the candidate's area of expertise.  The successful candidate may also have the opportunity to direct student research projects.  Applicants must possess a Ph. D. in Chemistry or a closely related field and be committed to undergraduate education, have an interest in teaching a diverse student population, and demonstrate excellence, or the potential for excellence, in teaching and research with undergraduates.  Experience teaching or working with diverse student populations is an asset. Further information about the department can be found at  Please submit curriculum vitae, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, statements describing teaching and research interests, and arrange for submission of three letters of recommendation to Your cover letter and/or teaching statement should address the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse educational environment. Questions may be directed to Ian Rosenstein, Chair, Chemistry Department, Hamilton College.  Review of applications will begin on March 17.

Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York.  Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at, as well as additional information at  (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners).  Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diveristy in all area of the campus community.  Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits.  Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.