Assistant Professor Analytical, Biochemistry or Physical Chemistry

Charleston, Illinois
Dependent on qualifications
Oct 11, 2017
Nov 10, 2017
EIU Chem/Biochem
Field of specialization
Analytical, Biochemical, Education, Physical, Theoretical
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Eastern Illinois University invites applicants for a tenure track assistant professor position starting in August 2018. A Ph.D. is required, post-doctoral experience preferred.  Expertise in Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry or Physical Chemistry is sought, with preference to applicants able to teach more than one of these areas.  Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusive excellence is required.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach general chemistry and upper-division undergraduate and graduate courses in his/her area(s) of expertise.  In addition, establishment of an externally funded research program with undergraduate/MS students and active participation in department and university service activities are expected.  Teaching may include traditional, hybrid, and/or online modes of delivery/instruction. 

Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy (including a discussion of how you have previously promoted diversity and how you plan to promote diversity at EIU), proposed research plans, official or unofficial graduate/undergraduate transcripts, and have three letters of recommendation uploaded by recommenders, to Interfolio at  Application review begins November 15, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.  Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Daniel Sheeran, Search Committee Chair, at  

Eastern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer - minority/female/disability/veteran - committed to achieving a diverse community.