The Chemistry and Biochemistry Department of Nazareth University of Rochester, New York invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2024. The department seeks candidates committed to undergraduate teaching excellence at a comprehensive institution that supports both liberal arts curricula and professional programs. Candidates will develop a strong research program involving undergraduate students. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry or a closely related field and experience educating diverse populations of students.
The successful candidate is expected to teach Analytical Chemistry with Laboratory, General Chemistry or General Physics, and Preparatory Chemistry for non-majors. Teaching responsibilities may also include upper-level electives in their area of expertise, and courses in the college core curriculum.
Review of completed applications will begin January 2024 and continue until the position is filled.
Complete applications will include:
- A cover letter A diversity statement A teaching philosophy A statement of research plans suitable for undergraduate participation (3 page maximum) A curriculum vitae Copy of graduate‐level transcripts The names and contact information for three professional references (including at least one that can address your teaching experience and one that can address your experience working with diverse groups).
Applications should be submitted electronically through the Nazareth University Human Resources website at https://jobs.naz.edu/postings/3586.
The Nazareth University Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is located in Peckham Hall, a 74,000 square foot facility for integrated math and science. Peckham Hall features state-of-the-art laboratories and facilities in addition to various updated instrumentation available for both research and teaching usage. For further information on the department and programs, please visit: https://www2.naz.edu/dept/chemistry
Nazareth University, an independent, comprehensive institution with 1900 undergraduate and 600 graduate students, prepares graduates to live and work as leaders in diverse communities through a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs. Nazareth hires faculty who are committed to excellent teaching, student success, civic engagement, and who will champion diversity within the campus community and beyond. Nazareth strives to be both diverse and inclusive, addressing issues of power, privilege, and marginalization through curricular, co-curricular, scholarly, creative and support activities. The University is located minutes from downtown Rochester, New York, a city noted for world-class cultural and entertainment offerings and a fast-growing innovation economy. Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged.