Physical/Analytical Chemistry

Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Fall 2015

The Connecticut College Department of Chemistry invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in physical/analytical chemistry beginning Fall 2015. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in physical chemistry and analytical chemistry, and to develop an independent research program that involves laboratory work with undergraduates. Ph.D. is required. Please visit

Connecticut College, located in New London, CT, 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 a supplementary research fund and a semester’s sabbatical after a successful third-year review for pre-tenured faculty. 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 Review of applications will begin September 22 and continue until the position is filled.