Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track in Physical/Analytical Chemistry
The Connecticut College Department of Chemistry invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in physical/analytical chemistry beginning Fall 2014.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach physical chemistry courses with labs and undertake additional responsibilities in analytical chemistry. Development of an independent research program that involves undergraduates is essential and is a hallmark of our department. Ph.D. with expertise in physical chemistry is required.
Connecticut College is a private, highly selective institution with a demonstrated commitment to outstanding faculty teaching and research. Recognizing that intellectual vitality and diversity are inseparable, the College has embarked on a significantly successful initiative to diversify its faculty, student body and curriculum.
The College seeks creative scholars excited about working in a liberal arts setting, with its strong focus on engaged teaching, participation in shared governance, and active involvement in an institution-wide advancement of diversity.
Tenure-track faculty members teach a 3-2 load (2-2 in the first year) with lectures and labs each credited as 1 unit of teaching. In addition to providing ongoing strong support for teaching and research, the College offers the following resources for pre-tenured faculty: a summer stipend for the first two years, a supplementary research fund, and a semester’s sabbatical after a successful third-year review. AA/EEO.
Interested individuals should send a curriculum vitae, a brief statement of teaching philosophy, graduate transcripts, a brief description of research plans that includes a list of required major equipment, and three letters of recommendation to Professor Stanton Ching.
Please send the materials electronically via email@example.com. Review of applications will begin October 1 and continue until the position is filled.