Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Chemistry

Daytona Beach, Florida
commensurate with experience
Oct 31, 2018
Nov 30, 2018
Field of specialization
Education, General / Technical, Organic, Physical, Polymers
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Physical Sciences at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor.  Preference will be given to candidates with a strong record of scholarly activity and a commitment to experiential learning in a laboratory environment and the engagement of students in research. Candidates with expertise in organic, physical, or polymer chemistry are of particular interest. Courses to be taught may include organic, physical, general, and other chemistry lectures/laboratories.  The Department is expanding its undergraduate chemistry and biology programs and candidates with prior experience in curriculum design and pedagogy are especially welcome to apply. A Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related discipline is required.


ERAU is located in Daytona Beach on the eastern coast of central Florida, about an hour northeast of Orlando.  Information about the Department can be found at http://daytonabeach.erau.edu/college-arts-sciences/physical-sciences/index.html.


Candidates who can begin in August 2019 are especially encouraged to apply, but the position will remain open until filled.  Review of applications will begin in January. Applications must be submitted online at http://careers.erau.edu, requisition #180511.  Submissions must include a cover letter, full CV, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, and contact information for at least three professional references.


Inquiries may be addressed to: Dr. Terry D. Oswalt, Chair Dept. Physical Sciences, (386) 226-7571; terry.oswalt@erau.edu


Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is committed to providing equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for qualified individuals. The university does not tolerate discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.