A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

Assistant or Associate Professor of Chemistry - Fall 2013


Full-time, tenure-track, faculty appointment in the Department of Chemistry at the assistant or associate level starting in the Fall semester of 2013.  

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. 

Requirements:  A Ph.D. in chemistry is required.  Academic rank will be determined based on experience. Candidates with interdisciplinary interests in biology 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. 

Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

For more information about Houghton College or to apply for this position, visit http://www.houghton.edu/campus/human-resources/employment/faculty-openings/.  Submit completed application; letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and full contact information for at least three professional references to facultyapplications@houghton.edu.

Specific questions about this position should be directed to Keith Horn, Ph.D., Dean of Natural Science and Mathematics at keith.horn@houghton.edu