The University Of Scranton Department Of Chemistry invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Inorganic Chemistry beginning in August 2022. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry and a desire to teach and publish research with undergraduate and master’s students. The successful candidate will be expected to teach inorganic chemistry lecture and laboratory courses, upper divisional (including graduate) electives within the candidate’s area of expertise, and other courses to fill departmental needs. The Chemistry Department consists of 10 full-time faculty members with offices and laboratory spaces in Loyola Science Center built in 2012. Department instrumentation includes modern spectroscopy (UV-Vis, fluorescence, IR, AA, argon ion laser, Nd:YAG laser, nitrogen laser, dye laser, and spectrometers), chromatography (HPLC, GC, GC-MS) and NMR (400 MHz).
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Apply online at https://apptrkr.com/2631339. Please submit cover letter, CV, transcripts, teaching philosophy, research plan, references, and any available teaching evaluations.
The University is a Catholic and Jesuit University animated by the spiritual vision and the tradition of excellence characteristic of the Society of Jesus and those who share in its way of proceeding. All candidates must indicate how they would help communicate and support the Catholic and Jesuit identity and mission of the University. The University’s mission statement and a description of the history and concepts of the Ignatian teaching philosophy may be found at https://www.scranton.edu/about/jesuit-tradition/index.shtml.
The University of Scranton embraces diversity and inclusion through its mission, Jesuit identity, strategic plans, community outreach programs, and numerous diversity programs. The University of Scranton is an Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from diverse candidates. Please see our website at https://www.scranton.edu/equity-diversity/ for our full non-discrimination statement.
All applicants are required to provide a statement that indicates their commitment to diversity and inclusion and how this informs their pedagogy.
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