Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Boston, Massachusetts
Competitive salary and benefits
Aug 01, 2018
Aug 31, 2018
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Emmanuel College is a co-educational, residential institution with a 17-acre campus in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities. Enrolling more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students, the College provides boundless opportunities for students to expand their worldview through rigorous coursework, significant internship and career opportunities throughout the Boston area and beyond, collaborations with distinguished and dedicated faculty, and participation in a dynamic campus community. Emmanuel's more than 50 programs in the sciences, liberal arts, business, nursing, and education foster spirited discourse and substantive learning experiences that honor the College's Catholic educational mission to cultivate the whole person and prepare students for effective and ethical leadership in the 21st century. For more information, visit


The department of Chemistry and Physics invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Inorganic Chemistry at the Assistant Professor level to begin in the Fall of 2019. Faculty teach the equivalent of three courses per semester, which may include labs, conduct research with undergraduate students, advise undergraduate students, and participate in departmental and college-wide service activities.  The Department of Chemistry and Physics at Emmanuel College is located in the Wilkens Science Center (2009), blocks from the Longwood Medical Area, and is equipped with excellent facilities and instrumentation.  Please see for more information on our faculty and students.


Our ideal candidates will demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to the College's mission and the value of Catholic higher education. Candidates must have a PhD in chemistry and a commitment to teaching and research with undergraduates; postdoctoral experience is preferred. Candidates should have prior experience teaching at the undergraduate level and must be comfortable teaching the two-semester general chemistry sequence, inorganic chemistry for majors, and possible upper-level elective courses. Research interests in bioinorganic or inorganic materials are desirable.


Emmanuel College seeks to create a working and learning environment that reflect the society and community in which we are located, and we actively encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.


A complete application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of undergraduate research plans, and contact information for three references.  At least one of these references should be able to address the quality of the candidate's teaching.  Applicants must apply online using the link provided.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled with priority given to applications received earlier than November 1, 2018.