Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry (Physical Chemistry)

Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York.
Feb 28, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Chemistry Department invites applications for a one year Visiting Assistant Professor position beginning July 1st, 2018, with the possibility for reappointment for a second year. Teaching responsibilities will likely include Physical Methods for Chemical Analysis, Research Methods in Chemistry and other courses 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 position can be found at Please submit a curriculum vita, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement 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 23rd and continue until the position is filled. 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 or-new- faculty/opportunities-for- spouses-or- partners. Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.