Visiting Faculty Positions in Chemistry at Reed College

Portland, Oregon (US)
Nov 21, 2018
Jan 20, 2019
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Inorganic, Physical
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Visiting Faculty Positions in Chemistry at Reed College. The Chemistry Department invites applications for two one-year visiting positions, preferably at the assistant professor level, beginning August 2019. We seek candidates who can contribute to our upper-level undergraduate curriculum in one or more of the following areas: physical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, biochemistry, as well as the general chemistry sequence. Teaching duties also include advising senior thesis students in year-long research projects. A PhD is required; postdoctoral or teaching experience is preferred but not required. The Chemistry Department has excellent resources for innovative teaching and research, including dedicated research lab space, a 400 MHz multinuclear NMR, GC-MS, LC-MS and ICP-MS instruments, a laser laboratory, and a TRIGA nuclear reactor research facility.

Application materials (a cover letter, curriculum vitae, an outline of research interests, and a statement of teaching philosophy) and three letters of reference should be submitted through Interfolio at Reed College is a community that is committed to cultural and intellectual diversity as central to its academic mission ( Candidates are encouraged to describe how this commitment will be expressed through their teaching, scholarship, mentorship and/or community service. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but they should be received by February 1, 2019 to guarantee full consideration. For further information about this position please contact the chair of the search, Arthur Glasfeld ( An Equal Opportunity Employer, Reed values diversity and encourages applications from underrepresented groups.