Assistant Professor, Chemistry

Providence, Rhode Island
Depends on Experience
Dec 20, 2017
Jan 19, 2018
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time


Assistant Professor, Chemistry Full-time tenure track positions
Rhode Island College
Fall 2018

The Physical Sciences Department at Rhode Island College invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor, Chemistry for fall 2018. (Final appointment is subject to available funding).

Founded in 1854, Rhode Island College is a distinctive regional college personalizing education for undergraduate and graduate students. The college serves approximately 9,000 undergraduate and graduate students through its five schools: the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, the Feinstein School of Education and Human Development, the School of Business, the School of Nursing and the School of Social Work. The 180-acre campus is located in beautiful, historic Providence, Rhode Island's capital, with excellent proximity to the academic and cultural resources of Boston and New York City.

The individual will teach courses in organic chemistry; teach courses in general chemistry; teach chemistry for health science (primarily nursing) students; conduct research with undergraduates; advise chemistry majors; participate in department, college, and community service in manners appropriate to the position.

Required qualifications include: Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry or related field and research experience in chemistry or a closely related field.

Preferred qualifications include: College teaching experience; post-doctoral research; experience with non-traditional students and a diverse student population.

Application deadline: January 19, 2018.

The doctoral degree is required for appointment and must be completed prior to the beginning of service.

For a full job description, which includes additional responsibilities and requirements for the position and application procedures, see our web site at Candidates must apply on-line, using Rhode Island College's PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking system.

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity institution which values and is committed to inclusion and expanding the diversity of its faculty and staff, the College invites members of protected classes, including minorities and persons with disabilities, to identify themselves as such at the time of application.