Defiance College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Chemistry. We are looking for a passionate and committed teacher-scholar that can easily move between introductory and upper-division chemistry courses. Responsibilities include a 12-credit per semester teaching load focused on a variety of courses that include General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Quantitative Analysis, and Forensic Science, among others within the applicant’s area of expertise. The position duties also include academic advising; assisting with program leadership and curriculum development; committee work; and service to the college.
The successful applicant will have a PhD in chemistry or a closely-related field; ABD will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong teaching record that incorporates robust pedagogical strategies, a demonstrated commitment to sustaining a research program focused on undergraduates, and good interpersonal skills with an emphasis on the importance of collaboration.
To apply, interested candidates should submit a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and contact information of three professional references electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information about Defiance College is available at www.defiance.edu. Review of applications will begin February 15, 2023 and will be accepted until the position is filled. Position begins in August 2023.
Defiance College is committed to the diversity of faculty, staff, and students. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of our campus and promote a spirit of inclusivity are especially encouraged to apply.