The University of Minnesota, Morris seeks an individual committed to excellence in undergraduate education, to fill a tenure-track position in chemistry beginning August 14, 2017. Responsibilities include: teaching a wide range of undergraduate chemistry courses including general and organic chemistry lectures and labs, an advanced elective suitable for the chemistry major; advising undergraduates; conducting research that could involve undergraduates; developing an active research program appropriate to UMM; and sharing in the governance and advancement of the chemistry program, the division, and the campus. The Chemistry program at the University of Minnesota, Morris is ACS certified.
This tenure-track position carries all of the privileges and responsibilities of University of Minnesota faculty appointments. A sound retirement plan, excellent fringe benefits and a collegial atmosphere are among the benefits that accompany the position. Appointment will be at the Assistant Professor level for those having the Ph.D. in hand and at the Instructor level for those whose Ph.D. is pending. The standard teaching load is twenty credit hours per year.
The college values diversity in its students, faculty, and staff. The college is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our community through their teaching, research, and /or service because we believe that diversity enriches the classroom and research experience at the University.
Applications must include a letter of application describing how working at a small liberal arts college fits into your career plan, a curriculum vitae, copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts, a teaching statement documenting teaching effectiveness, a research statement proposing a research program that is viable at a small liberal arts college and accessible to undergraduates, and three letters of reference. To apply for this position go to the University of Minnesota Employment System at http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/employment/. The job id # is 313369.
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Chemistry Search Committee Chair
Division of Science and Mathematics
University of Minnesota, Morris
Morris, MN 56267-2128
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Screening begins November 10, 2016. Inquiries can be made to Ann Kolden, Executive Office and Administrative Specialist, at (320) 589-6301 or email@example.com.
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