Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Salisbury University
Salisbury, Maryland
Aug 22, 2017
Sep 21, 2017
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at Salisbury University is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Chemistry.  This is a full-time tenure-track position. 

Area of Specialization: Inorganic Chemistry


Primary Job Duties: Teach undergraduate courses in inorganic chemistry, general chemistry, and general education. Demonstrate commitment to teaching, service, and scholarship at the undergraduate level.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. or ABD in Chemistry with demonstrated expertise in Inorganic Chemistry.  If ABD, doctoral degree must be completed before start date.

Applications received by September 18, 2017 will be given first consideration.  The position will remain open until filled.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Appointment will be contingent upon verification of eligibility to work in the U.S. and is expected to begin in August 2018.  Please visit our website to apply online.  See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.    

To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit the following: 1) a letter of interest; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) teaching philosophy; 4) undergraduate research plans; and, 5) the names and contact information of at least three (3) professional references.  If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Anita Brown at  All documents that you wish to provide must be attached to your application in the Online Employment Application System.  Please do not send documents via E-mail.

This position is based in Salisbury, MD.  Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 58 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Founded in 1925, Salisbury University features a beautiful campus close to ocean beaches and the Chesapeake Bay and 2-3 hours from the metropolitan areas of Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Norfolk.  SU is consistently ranked among the nation’s top colleges and ‘best values’ by U.S. News and World Report, The Princeton Review and other publications.  SU has 416 full-time faculty members serving a student population of approximately 8700.

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