Visiting Assistant Professor of Inorganic Chemistry

Oberlin, OH
Compensation will be commensurate based on qualifications and years of experience.
Mar 26, 2018
Apr 25, 2018
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Inorganic
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

OBERLIN COLLEGE invites applications for a non-continuing appointment (one year with possible one-year renewal) beginning July 2018 in the area of Inorganic Chemistry. The appointee will teach five courses—general chemistry, inorganic chemistry, and an advanced course in their specialization—and have the opportunity to direct student research. 

The incumbent will teach five classes over two semesters, in both lecture and laboratory settings. These courses will include general chemistry, a course for majors in the incumbent’s area of specialization, and a non-majors course or senior-level seminar. The incumbent may, as desired, supervise undergraduate students in research.

Among the qualifications required for appointment is the Ph.D degree (in hand or expected by first semester of academic year 2018-19). Candidates must demonstrate interest and potential excellence in undergraduate teaching. Successful teaching experience at the college level is desirable.

All application materials must be submitted electronically through Oberlin College and Conservatory’s online application process at

A complete application will be comprised of 1) a Cover Letter that includes an articulation of the applicant’s teaching philosophy; 2) a Curriculum Vitae; 3) Unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts; and, 4) Contact information from three (3) Professional References*

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