Instrumentation Chemist

Portland, Oregon
The salary for this position is $60,500 per year.
May 09, 2019
Jun 08, 2019
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

We invite applications for an instrumentation chemist position at Reed College. The instrumentation chemist is responsible for managing research and teaching instrumentation (such as LC-MS/MS, GC-MS, NMR, UV-Vis, AA, FTIR, TGA, FPLC) in the Chemistry Department. This role reports to the faculty chair of chemistry.

Located in Portland, Oregon, Reed College is one of the country's leading liberal arts colleges, offering a rigorous academic program to approximately 1,400 undergraduates. The Reed chemistry program is designed to give students a broad, yet deep, understanding of chemical phenomena.

This is a full-time, exempt position working 37.5 hours per week. The anticipated start for this position is July 2019. Reed offers an exceptional benefits package


A PhD in Chemistry or biochemistry, or any combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge and ability to perform the job. Significant experience in the use of chemical and biochemical instrumentation in research and teaching environments.

Application Instructions

Visit for the full job announcement and to apply online. You will be directed to Interfolio to create a free account and begin your application, which requires a CV, cover letter, contact information for three references, and a brief response to a question about diversity.

You will be notified by email before your references are contacted. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis with an initial resume review by June 11, 2019 and the position will remain open until filled. Please direct any inquiries to Kelly Chacon