Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Analytical Chemistry

Location
United States, North America / California, Falkirk / California, Great Yarmouth / California, Islas Baleares / California, United States / California, Campbell County / California, Saint Marys County / California, Moniteau County / California, Washin
Posted
Jul 18, 2017
Closes
Sep 16, 2017
Contact
Andrew K. Udit, Ph.D.
Field of specialization
Analytical
Work Function
Laboratory
Job Type
Full time

Chemistry Department
Occidental College
Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Analytical Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry at Occidental College invites applications to fill a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank in the area of Analytical Chemistry to begin in August 2018. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in chemistry with postdoctoral experience strongly preferred. Teaching duties involve contributing to both the chemistry and biochemistry programs and include lecture and laboratory courses in analytical chemistry, an elective course, and introductory courses for majors and non-majors. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a rigorous year-round research program on campus with chemistry and biochemistry undergraduates. The Department currently has six regular faculty and is supported by a department administrator, a Ph.D. staff scientist, and a Ph.D. laboratory/stockroom coordinator. Applications will be accepted via email as a single PDF file to chemsearch@oxy.edu with Oxy Analytical Package in the subject line. The single file must include in the following order, with all text Times New Roman 12-pt: a letter of interest (2 pages max) explicitly addressing your commitment to academic excellence in a diverse liberal arts environment; a curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy that includes a discussion of your demonstrated commitment to, past evidence of, and future plans for creating equitable opportunities for learning and mentoring especially for underrepresented students (2 pages max); evaluations of undergraduate teaching or other evidence of teaching effectiveness; a description of the proposed research program (5 pages max); the names and contact information of three references. Ensure that those named as references send their confidential recommendations separately to the email address above. Review of completed applications will begin on September 22nd, 2017 with interviews to follow.
Occidental College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against employees or applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, breastfeeding or related medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic characteristic or information, sexual orientation, military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by State or Federal Law. We strongly encourage all underrepresented candidates, especially women and persons of color, to apply.