The Department of Chemistry at Bates College, a selective liberal arts college of 1,750 students, invites applications for a one-year visiting position in inorganic chemistry to begin August 1, 2013. Teaching responsibilities include a total of five courses, specifically a two-semester introductory chemistry course with laboratory (one semester of which will have an environmental chemistry focus), inorganic chemistry, and a co-taught advanced synthesis laboratory course. A Ph.D. is highly desirable; ABD applicants will be considered. Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.
The college and the Chemistry Department are committed to enhancing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to this goal are encouraged to apply and identify their strengths and experiences in this area.
Bates is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. For more information about the college, please visit the Bates website: www.bates.edu .
Applicants should submit electronically, in PDF format, to Nancy LePage, Project Specialist, 207-786-6480 at firstname.lastname@example.org  a letter of application, curriculum vitae, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation. Please include your last name and R2398 in the subject line of all submissions. Please arrange with three recommenders to send letters of recommendation to the same email address, preferably in PDF or Microsoft Word format.