Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Reading, Pennsylvania
To be determined
Dec 22, 2017
Jan 21, 2018
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Biological
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Albright College, a dynamic liberal arts college in Reading, PA, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning August of 2018, in a 7-person, ACS-approved department that offers B.S. degrees in chemistry, biochemistry, environmental chemistry, and chemistry education. Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. degree in biochemistry by August 2018. Post-doctoral and/or prior teaching experience is desirable but not required. Preference will be given to candidates with additional experience in analytical chemistry. A strong commitment to undergraduate education, an active research agenda inclusive of undergraduate students, and service to the department and the College are expected. Teaching responsibilities include lecture and laboratory sections of biochemistry and/or instrumental analysis, and, in rotation with current faculty, lecture and laboratory sections of general analytical chemistry and/or non-majors courses. Opportunities also exist for teaching special topics and general studies courses.

Review of applications will begin February 1, 2018, and continue until the position is filled. Applications should be submitted to  and should include 1) cover letter; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) undergraduate and graduate transcripts; 4) statement of teaching philosophy; and 5) statement research plans. Please also arrange to have at least three reference letters submitted.

A diverse learning community that encourages innovation and interdisciplinarity, Albright College is an equal opportunity employer. In pursuit of enriching the diversity within our community, we encourage the application of qualified women, minorities, protected veterans, and people with disabilities.  Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. For more information: about the position see; about Albright College:

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