Chemistry & Physical Sciences: Tenure Track Faculty

Hamden, Connecticut
Full-Time Tenure Track With Benefits
Nov 20, 2017
Dec 20, 2017
Field of specialization
Analytical, Biochemical, Environmental
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences seeks applicants for a full-time tenure track analytical chemistry position at the rank of assistant professor to begin in August 2018.

Applicants with research interests in environmental or biochemical analytical applications are encouraged to apply.

About the College of Arts and Sciences:

The breadth of programs offered in the College of Arts and Sciences provides the traditional strengths of a liberal arts education, with a focus on cultivating the intellectual and practical skills that students need for their personal and professional lives. The College of Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate majors in behavioral neuroscience, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, criminal justice, economics, English, game design and development, gerontology, history, independent majors, interdisciplinary studies, law in society, mathematics, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, Spanish language and literature, and theater.

In addition, the College of Arts and Sciences has 31 undergraduate minors, a combined 4 + 1 BS in Biology/MS in molecular and cell biology program, and a master of science in molecular and cell biology program.

About Quinnipiac University:

Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report’s America’s “Best Colleges” issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review’s “The Best 380 Colleges.” The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the “Great Colleges to Work For.” For more information, please visit


  • Committed to excellence in teaching
  • Develop and maintain an active research program involving undergraduates
  • Apply for outside research funding
  • Publish in appropriate peer-reviewed journals

  Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants  

  • PhD in analytical chemistry or a closely related field at the time of the appointment (August 2018) is required
  • Relevant teaching experience in analytical chemistry and instrumental analysis lecture and laboratory courses at the undergraduate level
  • Ability to perform routine maintenance of laboratory instrumentation
  • Ability to provide knowledgeable oversight of instrumentation use by students and faculty members
  • Experience in the use of instructional technologies and in course development highly desired

Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position.


Applications must be submitted electronically and include a cover letter which addresses the candidate's qualifications, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a research statement, and the names and contact information for three references on the application form. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who would enhance that diversity.
Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Code: 2017-2307