This job has expired

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Penn State Altoona
Altoona, Pennsylvania
Closing date
Nov 4, 2020

View more

Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

The Pennsylvania State University, the Altoona College seeks outstanding applicants for a tenure track position in Chemistry at the Assistant Professor level starting Fall 2021.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry or a closely-related field, a strong interest in undergraduate instruction, and a demonstrated ability to develop an effective research program. Postdoctoral experience is preferred.

Teaching responsibilities include introductory courses for science, engineering, and non-science majors, and upper division lecture/laboratory courses in the candidate's area of specialty. Research with undergraduates is expected and supported. While qualified applicants in all areas will be considered, applicants in Environmental Chemistry (either experimental or theoretical) are particularly encouraged to apply in support of our BS in Environmental Studies program.

Review of applications will begin October 31, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of current and future research interests, undergraduate and graduate transcripts (official transcripts required at the time of an interview), and a minimum of three letters of reference under separate cover. Please forward letters of reference to Jessica Roland at

For additional information about our chemistry faculty and program, please see our web site at

Apply online at

CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS: For more about safety at Penn State, and to review the Annual Security Report which contains information about crime statistics and other safety and security matters, please go to, which will also provide you with detail on how to request a hard copy of the Annual Security Report.

Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Copyright ©2017 Inc. All rights reserved.


Find Us
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert