Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Job description

Beloit College invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in biochemistry to begin August 2021. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in biochemistry or related field and teach courses in biochemistry and general chemistry. Willingness to teach courses in another area of chemistry (analytical, inorganic, or physical) preferred. We especially seek candidates who have demonstrated success in working with diverse populations of students. This position is an excellent opportunity to teach in a department known for innovative pedagogy.

The successful candidate will also develop a research program related to some aspect of health, broadly defined, that engages undergraduates. This position places strong emphasis on advising undergraduate students in Biochemistry, Chemistry, and our multidisciplinary Health and Society program. The candidate will also contribute to all-college programs and serve in leadership roles in campus governance.

Because equity and inclusion are central to our students’ liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described position to apply.

Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college that attracts students from across the United States and the world. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty. It is recognized as one of the Colleges That Change Lives.


Posting Date10/07/2020Closing Dateuntil filledOfficeSanger Center for the SciencesTenure Track PositionYesHow to Apply

Interested individuals may submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, transcripts, and three letters of reference to: [email protected]

Application reviews will begin November 6.




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Posted: 10/9/2020
Application Due: 12/8/2020
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