Assistant Professor of Chemistry
The College of St. Scholastica invites applications for a tenure-track chemistry faculty position beginning August, 2018. The successful applicant will teach analytical chemistry, as well as other courses based on expertise and department need. Tenure-track faculty are expected to develop an undergraduate research program, participate in faculty committee work, and demonstrate teaching excellence in the classroom and laboratory. This is a full-time, 9-month position. The department values diversity among its faculty, is committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.
The position requires a Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field; expertise in and ability to teach Analytical Chemistry; and evidence of cultural competence and demonstrated success working with diverse populations. College teaching experience is preferred.
Applications received by March 9 will receive full consideration.
THE COLLEGE OF ST. SCHOLASTICA: AN OVERVIEW
The College of St. Scholastica is a vibrant, growing independent private college with its main campus overlooking Lake Superior in Duluth, Minnesota and extended campuses throughout Minnesota. Since 1912, The College of St. Scholastica (CSS) has been preparing students for a life of purpose and meaningful work by emphasizing the Catholic Benedictine values upon which it was founded.
The College serves an enrollment of more than 4,300 students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs throughout six schools— nursing, arts & letters, business and technology, education, health sciences, and sciences. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks CSS among the best colleges and universities in the region for academic excellence and Money Magazine has cited the College in the top third of all four-year colleges in the country based on graduation rates, educational quality, affordability, and alumni earnings.
Duluth offers the ideal four-season living experience offering a vibrant city center with lots to do, access to quality education and a true community feel. Duluth’s downtown waterfront district encompasses a 90 block area of shops, boutiques, restaurants and night spots. Lake Superior, the largest fresh water lake in the world, affects the weather meaning Duluth has warmer winters and cooler summers. It also offers the perfect backdrop for camping, hiking, fishing, & canoeing in the summer. Fall and spring offer great hiking weather, and residents can ski and snowboard at Spirit Mountain, the Midwest’s largest terrain park in winter. With over 30 unique neighborhoods, residents can choose the perfect setting to live. A 2014 survey conducted by the U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research found that Duluth is one of the happiest cities in the U.S.
For more information and to apply, visit www.css.edu. The College of St. Scholastica is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty and staff. Individuals from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. While there is no religious requirement, we are interested in individuals who value and support the rich Catholic Benedictine heritage of the College of St. Scholastica.