Assistant Professor-Chemistry (2 vacancies)

Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan
$52,000-$55,000 + generous benefit package
Jan 11, 2021
Feb 10, 2021
Field of specialization
Analytical, Biochemical
Job Type
Full time

The Department of Chemistry at Lake Superior State University invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Chemistry, broadly defined and Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Chemistry.  This position will begin in August 2021. Individuals with the ability to contribute to our Cannabis Chemistry program are especially encouraged to apply.

The Chemist will provide their academic, laboratory, and professional expertise to programs including Biochemistry, Chemistry, Cannabis Chemistry, and Forensic Chemistry. Instructional duties will include general chemistry and coursework in analytical chemistry and instrumentation. Additionally, participation in applied research activities involving undergraduate students is required. Leadership opportunities exist for curriculum development that prepares students for graduate and professional school and/or the work force. Under the direction of the Dean of the College of Science and the Environment, the successful candidate will provide course instruction utilizing multiple teaching formats, including lecture, laboratory, practicum and/or online delivery. Information pertaining to the ACS accredited LSSU Chemistry department, including programs and the newly updated >$2 million instrumental facilities can be found at

Sault Ste. Marie is uniquely situated on Lake Superior in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, where we share the international border with Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. The two cities with a combined population of 100,000 pair the advantages of a larger city with the safety and comfort of a smaller town.