A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

Assistant or Associate Professor of Chemistry/Biochemistry

Full time.  Tenure track.  Fall 2015 (option to begin Jan 2015).

Responsibilities:  The successful candidate will be expected to teach and lead curriculum development in Biochemistry and also teach a combination of introductory and upper-level lecture and laboratory courses in their area of chemical expertise.  Collaborative research with undergraduates is expected. 

Qualifications:  A Ph.D. in chemistry or engineering is required.  Candidates with interests in bio-medical or bio-molecular engineering or bio-physical chemistry will be given preference.  A commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, a mature Christian faith, strong communication skills, and an ability to mentor students are important qualities for this position. 

 Salary and Academic rank will be determined based on experience. 

To apply:  
1)  Visit Faculty Openings page and follow the Procedure for Applicants.  
2)  Submit undergraduate research plan to facultyapplications@houghton.edu.
3)  Have at least three letters of recommendation sent directly to facultyapplications@houghton.edu

Applications will not be considered complete until all requested documents are received.
Questions specifically related to this position should be directed to Karen Torraca, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Chemistry at karen.torraca@houghton.edu.

 

(8/26/2014)