Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Juniata College
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
Salary commensurate with experience + benefits
Closing date
Mar 9, 2024

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Field of specialization
Biochemical, Education
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Job Details

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Juniata College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the field of biochemistry. The ideal candidate will be responsible for teaching biochemistry at all levels in the classroom and in the lab and will also be expected to contribute to introductory chemistry or organic chemistry coursework as needed. Other teaching opportunities can be created depending upon a candidate’s specialization and teaching experience. In addition to teaching, the successful candidate is expected to build and sustain a research program which engages undergraduate students in the candidate’s field of research during the academic year. Eligible applicants must hold a Ph.D. prior to August 2024.

Juniata College is a highly ranked liberal arts college of approximately 1,200 students, located in the scenic Allegheny Mountains of central Pennsylvania. The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry delivers an innovative curriculum through multiple degree tracks, maintains a strong tradition of undergraduate research, and has a rich history of sending students on to competitive graduate programs and productive careers. Further information about the department can be found at:

Juniata College is committed to cultivating an equity-minded and equity-engaged campus culture, one that is inclusive and supportive of its students, faculty, and staff. We believe that all members of the College community share the responsibility to value diversity, seek equity, promote a sense of belonging. We seek candidates who are sensitive to the needs of an academic community that is diverse with regard to gender, race, ethnicity, religion, nationality, sexual orientation or identity, disability status, and protected veteran status..…AA/EOE


Juniata is located in Huntingdon which lies in the scenic rolling hills of central Pennsylvania. Huntingdon, a quiet, friendly town of 9,000 people, is a place where employees and students can feel safe and secure. The surrounding area is suited for many outdoor activities, including swimming, boating, fishing, hunting, skiing, and hiking. Raystown Lake, the largest recreational lake wholly in Pennsylvania, is only 15 minutes away from Juniata. The College has a strong reputation for excellent academics, personal attention, and state-of-the-art technological resources. Juniata has an enrollment of approximately 1,200 students.

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1700 Moore Street
United States

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