Creighton University’s College of Arts and Sciences invites applications from highly motivated and collaborative candidates for a Resident Assistant Professor position in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. The successful candidate will have completed a Ph.D. in chemistry, biochemistry, or closely-related field and have demonstrated promise in the classroom. The candidate will normally teach a 4-4 load of introductory and upper division undergraduate courses such as nursing chemistry, general chemistry, and possibly biochemistry. The position would begin in August 2022 with the potential of renewal at the discretion of the college.
Review of applications will begin in May and continue until the position is filled. Please submit an application form (found online at https://ccas.creighton.edu/faculty/join-our-faculty), a letter of interest, statement of teaching philosophy, diversity statement, current C.V., three letters of recommendation, and evidence of achievement in teaching electronically via the Creighton Human Resources website (http://careers.creighton.edu) when applying. Candidates should also forward copies of their application materials electronically to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Kayode Oshin, at email@example.com. Questions about the position are welcome.
Recent Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education U.S. College rankings recognized Creighton University among the top 20% of institutions in its survey and among the Top 10 big-city colleges in the Midwest. Creighton University also ranks in the top third of National Universities in U.S. News & World Report’s and previously was recognized for 16 years in a row as No. 1 among Best Regional Universities, Midwest. Over the past 17 years, Creighton is the No. 1 Goldwater-producing Catholic university in the country and in the top 20 private universities producing Goldwater Scholars over the past decade, with many coming from our department. Omaha is a diverse community of 850,000 with four Fortune-500 companies, an active sports scene, and a vibrant arts community.
Creighton University is a Jesuit, Catholic, EEO/AA employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals of all backgrounds who believe they can contribute to our Mission and core values, including gender, ethnic and cultural diversity. Creighton is committed to diversity and inclusion. For further information about the department, please visit http://www.creighton.edu/ccas/chemistry/.