The DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY & BIOCHEMISTRY at the UNIVERSITY OF THE SCIENCES invites applications for the position of tenure-track assistant or associate professor to begin in FALL 2014. Candidates doing research that complements our faculty interests in biochemistry or its interface with other chemical fields and teaching abilities in BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY and molecular biology are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate is expected to direct a nationally recognized research program that will attract extramural funding. Excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels is also expected. Candidates should have a Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience.
Applicants should submit a research plan that includes equipment needs and estimated start-up request, an indication of teaching interests and philosophy, and a CV and have three letters of references in MS Word or PDF sent to: email@example.com. Evaluation of applications will begin October 10, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.
USciences, originally founded in 1821, is a unique health sciences university of ~3000 students, with programs in the natural sciences, pharmacy, and other health related areas. The Department currently has 18 faculty, offers graduate programs to ~60 students at the MS and Ph.D. levels and undergraduate programs to ~100 majors in Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Pharmaceutical Chemistry. Consult the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Website for additional information. Dual career candidates should review our employment website for additional opportunities at www.usciences.edu. USciences is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong commitment to racial, cultural and ethnic diversity. Applications from women and individuals from a broad spectrum of backgrounds are encouraged.