Assistant Professor in Organic Chemistry / Bryn Mawr College / Department of Chemistry

Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
Aug 03, 2018
Oct 02, 2018
Chem organic
Field of specialization
Education, Organic
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Bryn Mawr College

Department of Chemistry

Assistant Professor

The Department of Chemistry at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin August 1, 2019 in organic chemistry. The successful candidate will regularly teach in the two-semester organic chemistry sequence and be able to offer advanced courses in their area of specialization, as well as contribute to college-wide initiatives. The candidate will be expected to establish and maintain a program of scholarly research, which involves undergraduate and graduate students. Candidates must have completed all Ph.D. requirements by the start date. Post-doctoral research experience is desirable.

To apply for this position, candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a brief research statement (limited to 3 pages) and a teaching philosophy statement by October 1, 2018 to the Chemistry Search Committee via Interfolio at: In addition, arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio to the Chemistry Search Committee. Applications received by October 1, 2018 will receive full consideration.

Located in metropolitan Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for women and has strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr has a student body of 1,300 undergraduates, as well as 350 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. We are a diverse and international community of faculty, students and staff who share an intense commitment to intellectual inquiry and a desire to make meaningful contributions to the world. The College supports faculty excellence in both research and teaching and is committed to social justice and inclusion in the classroom and in the community at large. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.