Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Schedule: Full-time
Job Code: PNC170045R
Job Details:

Assistant Professor


General and Organic Chemistry, Fall 2017




Biomedical Sciences at Jefferson College of Health Sciences is seeking two Assistant Professors, beginning Fall semester, 2017, to teach chemistry courses for the Program in Biomedical Sciences. The first position requires the ability to teach general chemistry and organic chemistry, and the second position requires expertise in biochemistry, pharmacology, and research methods. Course offerings in the candidate's area of expertise are also possible. Our program is designed to prepare students for medical school or graduate studies in health care and related fields. A doctoral degree in a chemical or related science is required. Postdoctoral research and undergraduate research mentoring experience are especially desirable. Duties include teaching lecture and laboratory courses as well as scholarly activity via an undergraduate-centered research program. The successful candidates will also be expected to engage in service to the College through committee work at the program, departmental, and College levels. Service to the community is also valued.



Classes begin mid-August, 2017. Interested applicants should contact Dr. Robin Lee Davies, Director of Biomedical Sciences, at (540) 224-4505 or send CV directly to Dr. Davies at Statements of teaching philosophy and research interests should accompany the CV. Applicants must also fill out an application online at


Our college is located in Roanoke, Virginia, and is affiliated with Carilion Clinic, a healthcare organization with more than 600 physicians in a multi-specialty group practice and eight not-for-profit hospitals. We are committed to helping fulfill Carilion's vision of providing interdisciplinary patient care enhanced by education and research. JCHS enrolls over 1,100 students and offers numerous associate through doctoral degrees in addition to the Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences.


Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic

Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.

As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.

Based in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, seven not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech.

Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.


Contact Information:
Contact Name: Jason Bishop

Tel: 540-983-4039


Address: 1212 Third Street Roanoke, VA 24016




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