Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry

5 days left

Location
Lexington, Virginia
Salary
TBD
Posted
Sep 25, 2017
Closes
Oct 24, 2017
Field of specialization
Analytical
Work Function
Teaching-Undergraduate
Job Type
Full time

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry at the Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, VA, seeks to fill a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor to start August 1st, 2018.  A Ph.D. in chemistry is required.  Applicants with a Ph.D. in a closely related field such as materials science will also be considered.  VMI is an all undergraduate military college that is consistently ranked as a top public liberal arts college.  All 1700 students live on campus and about 50% commission in the US Armed Forces.  Applicants must have a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching.  Primary teaching responsibilities will be instrumental analysis and general chemistry.  The new faculty member will develop an undergraduate research program in analytical chemistry or a related field.  Startup funds will accompany research laboratory space in our fully-renovated (2013) facility.  In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply.  Please apply online at:  http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/87161     Required application materials include: CV, statement of teaching philosophy, research plan, transcripts and three recommendation letters.  The recommendation letters are sent directly to Prof. Dan McCain: mccaindf@vmi.eduAlso, If you have any questions, please contact Prof. Dan McCain.  Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled.