Assistant Professor, Chemistry

Jacksonville, Alabama
Oct 03, 2018
Dec 02, 2018
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry and Geosciences, Jacksonville State University seeks to fill one tenure-track faculty position beginning August 2019. Applications will be accepted from candidates whose research interests are in any area of modern and/or health related chemistry fields. Appointees will be expected to carry out vigorous programs of original research, to advise research students, to teach a broad range of undergraduate courses in the Department of Chemistry and Geosciences, and to participate in Departmental and University governance.

Selection will be based on each candidate’s record of previous accomplishments relevant to these responsibilities and potential for outstanding future contributions. Appointees must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. by the date of appointment. Evaluation of applications will begin December 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should apply electronically through the JSU Human Resources Website. Your application should include the following: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of overall research interests, a statement addressing anticipated contributions to the research and teaching missions of the department, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a copy of your official transcripts from all Colleges and Universities attended.  

This candidate will exhibit a commitment to scholarly activities, professional engagement, and community service as well as a commitment to excellence in teaching. We expect the individual to participate in professional growth activities, including staff meetings and staff development, inter and intra departmental activities. This faculty member will be collegial and available to other faculty and students on a regular basis through class activity, regular office hours, and regular attendance at the university.