Assistant Professor - Chemistry

Lafayette College
Easton, Pennsylvania
Based on experience
Sep 01, 2017
Oct 01, 2017
Field of specialization
General / Technical
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Assistant Professor - Chemistry

Lafayette College


Easton, PA

A full-time, tenure track assistant professor position is available in July 2018 for an individual who will teach general chemistry and courses in their area of chemical subspecialty, and will complement the teaching and research expertise of the department’s faculty. Successful candidates will be expected to develop an active research program involving undergraduate students, and will contribute to teaching general chemistry and to the development and teaching of courses in the Lafayette Common Course of Study.


  • Ph.D. degree required
  • Postdoctoral and teaching experience preferred   

Additional information about the position and the Department of
Chemistry is at

Application instructions:

To apply, please upload applications by October 1, 2017, at

Application should include the following:

  • A curriculum vitae
  • A statement of teaching expertise and philosophy (1-2 page)
  • A brief (3-4 page) summary of a proposed research program
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and/or community service might support Lafayette College's commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in the College's diversity statement (

Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community, one that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its faculty, students, and staff. All members of the College community share a responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced.

Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer.