Located in the vibrant community that is Gwinnett County, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is a
technology-rich, financially affordable, four-year institution with an access mission, housed on
a modern 260-acre campus, 30 miles northeast of downtown Atlanta.
GGC’s transformative model of education prepares students to be life-long learners through the four pillars of scholarship, leadership, service and creativity. With a diverse student body of over 11,000 and a similarly diverse faculty and staff of 1,300+, the college embraces innovative approaches to education and administrative services through an inclusive culture.
Georgia Gwinnett College recognizes the talents of its faculty and staff as the institution’s most critical asset. Essential to the college’s mission is the critical need to attract, retain, and engage a diverse and highly qualified workforce. In addition to the University System of Georgia’s expansive benefit and retirement offerings, employees who have completed six months of regular full-time service with GGC are eligible for the system’s Tuition Assistance Program (TAP). This program fosters the development and professional growth of employees through tuition assistance for eligible courses at any of the system’s 26 institutions.
The University System of Georgia’s total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits for eligible positions, including, but not limited to, medical, dental, and vision plans, paid holidays, sick and vacation leave and retirement savings plans. More information can be found by visiting the USG Benefits webpage: https://benefits.usg.edu/
GGC invites applicants for an Assistant Professor faculty position starting August 1, 2022 in Chemistry & Biochemistry with expertise in the area of Fermentation Science or related field. Successful candidates will be expected to contribute to the development and implementation of a proposed Fermentation Science track within the Chemistry major program that meets the needs of regional biochemical industries. Teaching of introductory and upper-level chemistry courses and laboratories is required. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to undergraduate education, student engagement and research, as well as service to the college and community. GGC is an institution that values innovative teaching, advising and mentoring (advising and mentoring is expected of all faculty). The Chemistry discipline is interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for all students regardless of background. The candidate will be expected to perform additional duties, as assigned.
In accordance with Board of Regents Policy governing GGC faculty, successful applicants will be eligible to receive three or five year renewable appointments or one year traditional appointments may also be approved. For more information about our college, please visit our website at www.ggc.edu.
Doctorate (Ph.D) degree.
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