Assistant Professor Analytical, Biochemistry or Physical Chemistry

Charleston, Illinois
Dependent on qualifications
Aug 27, 2018
Sep 26, 2018
EIU Chem/Biochem
Field of specialization
Analytical, Biochemical, Education, Physical, Theoretical
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Eastern Illinois University invites applicants for 1-2 tenure track assistant professor positions starting in August 2019. Applicants must have expertise in Analytical, Biochemistry, or Physical chemistry.  A Ph.D in chemistry or a closely related field is required, with post-doctoral experience preferred.  

Teaching duties will include undergraduate and graduate (MS) courses in the area(s) of expertise, as well as general chemistry/general education courses.  Establishment of an active externally funded research program with undergraduate and MS students and participation in department and university service activities are expected.  Teaching may include traditional, hybrid, and/or online modes of delivery/instruction. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusive excellence is required.

Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy (that includes discussion of experiences in and plans for promoting diversity and inclusiveness), proposed research plans and graduate/undergraduate transcripts to Interfolio at  Applicants must also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be uploaded by recommenders to the same link.  Application review begins September 21, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.  Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Edward Treadwell, Search Committee Chair, at  

Eastern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer - minority/female/disability/veteran - committed to achieving a diverse community.