Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Carroll University
Waukesha, Wisconsin
Depends on Qualifications
Sep 12, 2019
Oct 12, 2019
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Education
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry


Carroll University


Starting Date: September 1, 2020


Qualifications: Ph.D. in Chemistry Biochemistry. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience and evidence of scholarly productivity that will be transferable to a primarily undergraduate institution.


Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to teach classes and laboratories in Introductory Chemistry (GOB), Biochemistry, and an integrated Chemistry capstone course. The successful candidate will develop an active research program. The successful candidate may have an opportunity to teach in the general education program. Additional responsibilities will include academic advising and other service to the Chemistry/Biochemistry Program, the College, and the University.


Rank and Salary: Assistant Professor. This position is eligible for tenure. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.


The Program: The Chemistry/Biochemistry Program is housed within the Department of Computational and Physical Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences. The program supports approximately 80 chemistry and biochemistry majors. The full-time faculty members in chemistry/biochemistry have received grant support from federal and private/foundation sources. Students and faculty in chemistry/biochemistry are active in field and laboratory research, study abroad programs, and internships. The program has a full-time laboratory coordinator. The Department supports the 60-acre Greene Field Station, which has extensive wetlands, a spring-fed stream, and disturbed oak savannah upland habitat. The program is housed in a new science building with state of the art teaching and research laboratories.


The College: The College of Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate and graduate programs through seven departments - Communication and Sociology; Computational and Physical Sciences (chemistry and biochemistry, computer science, information technology, mathematics, physics, software engineering); Education; English, Modern Languages and Literature; History, Political Sciences and Religious Studies; Life Sciences (animal behavior, biology, environmental science, psychology); and Visual and Performing Arts. The College has academic administrative and support personnel.


Carroll University: Founded in 1846, Carroll University is an independent, co-educational comprehensive institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The Pioneer Core general education curriculum has a strong emphasis on developing intercultural awareness. Carroll University is located in suburban Waukesha, 16 miles west of Milwaukee and 60 miles east of Madison. The University serves approximately 3000 full-time and 500 part-time students. The University, though intentionally ecumenical and non-sectarian in approach, is related to the Presbyterian Church, USA. Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the University mission (


Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit a 1) letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) research plan, and 4) statement of teaching philosophy as Word or PDF format attachments in an email with the subject line “Assistant Professor in Chemistry and Biochemistry" to Final applicants will be asked to submit graduate transcripts and three letters of reference. EOE


Carroll University is an Equal-Opportunity Employer


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