Assistant Professor of Chemistry
The Chemistry Department at Juniata College, a highly ranked, national liberal arts undergraduate college of 1,600 students located in the scenic Allegheny Mountains of central Pennsylvania, seeks to fill a tenure track position in the area of analytical chemistry at the assistant professor level beginning in the fall of 2014. The Chemistry Department has an innovative curriculum, a strong tradition of undergraduate research and a rich history of sending students on to graduate studies and productive careers. Further information about the department can be found at http://departments.juniata.edu/chemistry.
The successful candidate will teach introductory and advanced level courses that focus on qualitative and quantitative aspects of analytical chemistry, develop an externally funded research program with undergraduates, and assist in the maintenance of analytical instrumentation. Candidates with diverse backgrounds that complement and enhance existing departmental strengths are particularly encouraged to apply.
Applicants with an earned Ph.D. and (preferably) post-doctoral or teaching experience should submit 1) a brief statement of teaching experience, teaching philosophy and how it relates to desired student outcomes, 2) a succinct summary of research plans; 3) a curriculum vitae; 4) undergraduate and graduate academic transcripts; and 5) three letters of recommendation.
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