The University of the South seeks TWO Visiting Assistant Professors of Chemistry for full-time, one-year, non-tenure-track term appointments beginning in August 2022.
The area of concentration is open. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in general chemistry and in the candidate’s specialty.
Attributes of a Successful Candidate
An earned doctorate in chemistry is required. ABD candidates will be considered, especially those that will be completing their degree before the start date.
Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of reference, and unofficial copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts to:
Chair of the Chemistry Department
The University of the South, 735 University Avenue
Sewanee, TN 37383-1000
Please address your commitment to and experience with supporting diversity, equity, and inclusion in your cover letter. Women and members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The University of the South, commonly known as Sewanee, comprises a nationally ranked residential College of Arts and Sciences and a School of Theology. The University is strongly committed to the values of intellectual inquiry, diversity, equity, and inclusion, and living and serving in community. Situated on 13,000 acres atop Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau, Sewanee is known for its stunning natural beauty while providing easy access to Chattanooga, Nashville, and Huntsville. The University is affiliated with the Episcopal Church and seeks to help employees of all backgrounds and identities flourish.Any additional requirements specific to this position:
Must be able to wear an approved mask for prolonged periods while performing job duties and responsibilities. Employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 subject to an approved medical or religious exemption.Equal Employment Opportunity:The University of the South is an equal opportunity educational institution that is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive campus environment.