Position: The Department of Chemistry at Northern Michigan University is looking for an Assistant Professor This is a campus-based, tenure-track position open to individuals specializing in analytical chemistry.
Teaching assignments will primarily include senior-level gas chromatography, liquid chromatography, and atomic spectrometry instrumentation courses and sophomore-level analytical chemistry courses, but may also include other courses dependent on departmental needs or candidate's expertise. While teaching is considered the primary responsibility for full-time faculty at Northern Michigan University, expectations also include establishing a research program that would actively involve undergraduates and appropriate levels of departmental and university service.
The Department of Chemistry has nineteen full-time faculty and offers undergraduate degrees in ACS-certified chemistry, biochemistry, forensic biochemistry, and medicinal plant chemistry. The department has a proud history of hands-on undergraduate analytical chemistry education and boasts a substantial suite of instrumentation for a university of our size, including three LC-MS/MS, three GC-MS, four GC-FID, three LC-PDA, and three ICP-MS instruments used by students in the senior-level courses along with faculty and student researchers. Further information about the department can be found at http://www.nmu.edu/chemistry.
Northern Michigan University, with 7,000 students and 177 degree programs, is located along the shore of Lake Superior in the vibrant, historic city of Marquette, consistently named a top spot in the nation to raise a family, vacation, and enjoy and excellent quality of life. See more at www.nmu.edu/marquette.