Tenure Track Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry with backgroun...

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Posting NumberF00088PPosition StatusExemptReporting Relationship(s)Department ChairpersonSupervisory RelationshipsJob Summary

Elmhurst College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor starting August 2020 in the department of Chemistry and Biochemistry with background in Organic or Medicinal Chemistry, with research interests in synthesis.

Essential Functions

Main teaching responsibilities include major’s level organic chemistry, advanced topics in organic chemistry, and IR and NMR.

Other Duties and Responsibilities

As assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Evidence of outstanding teaching or teaching potential is essential as are research interests suitable for undergraduate student participation. Candidates should have a commitment to creating an inclusive learning environment for a diverse student body. A Ph.D. in Chemistry is required.

Preferred QualificationsWorking Conditions/Physical Requirements

Employee is subject to indoor work, protected from weather conditions. Work is sedentary in nature and involves exerting up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently/constantly in order to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move object.

Work HoursPosting Date09/30/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Additional information about Elmhurst College may be accessed on our website: http://www.elmhurst.edu. Review of applications will begin Dec. 1 and continue until the position is filled.

Elmhurst offers 66 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate programs, evening and online programs for adults, and the Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy for young adults with differing abilities. Elmhurst College is among the top-ranked colleges in the Midwest, according to U.S. News & World Report; and U.S. News, Money and Forbes magazines consistently rank Elmhurst as one of the Midwest’s best values in higher education. Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce is a critical component of the College’s mission, vision and core values. Our commitment stems from the belief that an institution of higher learning is enriched by the presence of diversity. Elmhurst College is an EO Employer. Elmhurst College prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, creed, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Questions can be directed to Dr. Michelle Applebee, Associate Professor and Chairperson of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, [email protected]

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  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
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  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Research Statement
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