Assistant/Associate Professor of Inorganic Chemistry

East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
commensurate with experience
Jan 25, 2019
Feb 24, 2019
ReqId# 2240
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania  invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Inorganic Chemistry, beginning in August of 2019.

Primary responsibilities will be the teaching of General Chemistry and Inorganic Chemistry lecture and laboratory courses, but may also include teaching courses for non-majors as well as other advanced courses within the ACS approved major. The teaching load is 12 hours/semester. The successful candidate will demonstrate enthusiasm for teaching and mentoring a diverse population of undergraduate students. It is expected that the candidate will develop a research program that is suitable for undergraduate-level involvement and active participation. Faculty at ESU are also expected to serve the university and the greater professional community by participation in activities to include, but not limited to: committee memberships, curriculum development and outreach.

Required Qualifications: Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry at the time of appointment. 

Preferred Qualifications: All areas of specialty within the scope of Inorganic Chemistry will be considered. Previous experience teaching inorganic and/or general chemistry is preferred. A strong publication record in the area is desirable, as is experience in obtaining research grant funding. Experience (or demonstrated interest) in departmental curriculum and course development is desirable. The successful candidate will be a skillful educator who demonstrates the ability to apply the necessary skillset (including classroom technologies), flexibility and dedication to successfully teach courses at a broad range of level, class-sizes, with students of diverse backgrounds, preparation and professional goals.

Special Instructions to Applicant: 

Applicants are to apply through and are required to attach a letter of application, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts (official transcripts required before appointment), and contact information including e-mail addresses for three professional references.

Final selection will be based on excellence in scholastic achievement, professional activity, a review of the candidate’s vita and a successful interview. A teaching demonstration and portfolio review might be requested.

For confidential reference letters submissions and transcripts through an agency, institution and/or an individual please mail directly to or to the Faculty Search and Recruitment Coordinator at East Stroudsburg University, PO Box 447, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301.All candidates must provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States and official transcripts at the time of employment. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background check.