Assistant/Associate Professor - Organic Chemistry

Location
Belton, Texas
Posted
Sep 01, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Mary Hardin Baylor’s College of Humanities and Sciences seeks an Assistant / Associate Professor for its Chemistry Department beginning Fall 2018.  UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global society. 

The Chemistry Department offers one undergraduate degree program that includes two areas of emphases, an emphasis in chemistry and an emphasis in biochemistry. 

UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of over 20,000 in the heart of central Texas.  Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community.

Faculty Responsibilities:   Activities required of all faculty include exemplary teaching and service to department, college, and university.

Specific Responsibilities:  Teach undergraduate courses in organic chemistry lecture and laboratory, introductory non-major’s chemistry, introductory major’s chemistry, and advanced courses.  The teaching load is typically 12 hours per semester undergraduate courses with three course preparations.

Qualifications:  Doctorate in organic chemistry is required; ABD will be considered (tenure-track status requires terminal degree in hand).  Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are essential.  Must be an active, and committed Christian.

Salaries & Benefits:  Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.

TO APPLY:   Visit www.hr.umhb.edu/careers for more details and to apply. Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies and evidence of quality teaching performance with your online application.  Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB’s mission and values, found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission.  In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own Christian beliefs and commitments. Application packets may also be submitted/completed in person: UMHB Human Resources, 900 College Street, Belton, TX. 76513. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.