Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Saint Paul, Minnesota
Competitive salary plus part-time benefits and professional development funds
Aug 10, 2018
Oct 09, 2018
Field of specialization
Biochemical, General / Technical
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Macalester College Chemistry Department invites applications for a one-year leave replacement position for the spring and fall 2019 semesters.  Applicants should have a Ph.D. or ABD in chemistry.  This full-time position will involve teaching lecture and lab classes in general chemistry and/or biochemistry, depending on the successful applicant’s area of expertise.  The position comes with part-time benefits and professional development funds. The Chemistry Department is ACS-approved, committed to excellence in teaching and research, and has seven tenured/tenure-track faculty members. 

Macalester College is located in Saint Paul, Minnesota, part of the Twin Cities metropolitan area, the largest in the Upper Midwest.  The Twin Cities have a rich array of educational institutions and cultural resources.  Macalester is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  More information about the College and the Department is available at

Applicants must submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts.  Applicants must also arrange for the submission of three letters of recommendation.  Submit all application materials via  Please contact Prof. Keith T. Kuwata, Chemistry Department Chair, at if you have questions.

Evaluation of applicants will begin on September 7, 2018, and will continue until we have filled the position.