Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Omaha, Nebraska
Salary Plus Benefits
Aug 17, 2018
Oct 16, 2018
Field of specialization
Analytical, Biochemical, Physical
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Creighton University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor beginning fall 2019. A Ph.D. in chemistry or biochemistry is required. We seek individuals committed to being outstanding teacher-scholars within a primarily undergraduate institution. The successful applicant will be expected to teach a 3/3 load that includes advanced courses in biochemistry, analytical chemistry or physical chemistry as well as foundational courses and the mentoring of undergraduates in an independent research program.  Applicants must submit application materials both online at  and via email to The complete application must include (1) letter of intent including how the candidate will contribute to Creighton’s mission, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) statement of teaching philosophy, (4) research proposal, and (5) all undergraduate and graduate transcripts. In addition, three letters of recommendation should be sent to the email above or mailed to:  Dr. Erin Gross, Search Committee Chair, Chemistry Department, Creighton University, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178. Review of completed applications will begin October 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Creighton is consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the #1 comprehensive university in the Midwest Region and also recognized for stellar undergraduate research/creative projects.  Creighton University is an EO/AA Employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet and seeks a wide range of applicants for this position in support of one of our core values—gender, ethnic and cultural diversity.

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