Assistant/Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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Feb 04, 2021
Mar 06, 2021
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Assistant/Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry

The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at Western New England University invites applications for an Assistant/Associate faculty position in Medicinal Chemistry in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences.  This is a 12-month tenure-track appointment that offers an exciting opportunity to join an innovative learner-centered academic program. The Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences consists of 13 faculty from the various disciplines. The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and group communication skills, record of scholarly activity, desire to create a culture of academic success, and an entrepreneurial spirit. 

A doctorate in medicinal chemistry, biochemistry, or related field with relevant medicinal chemistry experience is required.  Prior experience as a faculty member in higher education and/or a post-doctoral fellowship is desirable. The successful candidate will teach in the professional Pharm.D. program and graduate M.S. program, and will be expected to pursue research and scholarly activity along with appropriate service to the College, University, profession, and community.  The College has strong research instrumentation, including a new 400 MHz NMR spectrometer, HPLCs, an IR spectrometer and a peptide synthesizer.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a brief plan for research and scholarship, and contact information for three references.  

Excellent fringe benefits including tuition remission for employee, spouse, and dependent children.

Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,800 students, including more than 2,600 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law.

Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We welcome candidates whose background may contribute to the further diversification of our community.

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