Assistant or Associate Professor, Chemistry

Title: Assistant or Associate Professor, Chemistry
Department: Chemistry, School of Science and Mathematics
Status: Tenure Track
Reports to:  Chair, Department of Chemistry; Director, School of Science and Mathematics

The Department of Chemistry at Jacksonville University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor of Chemistry to start in Jan. 2022; candidates requesting a fall 2022 start date will be considered. The search is open to all areas of chemistry but candidates with expertise in analytical, organic chemistry and/or chemical education research, as well as undergraduate teaching experience are encouraged to apply. Applicants must have completed their Ph.D. in chemistry by Dec. 2021, and possess a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and research. Teaching responsibilities include Introductory Chemistry, General Chemistry and upper-level undergraduate courses matching the expertise of the candidate. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to excite and interest students in the classroom and the lab. Additionally, the candidate is expected to lead student research in a liberal-arts environment and create an inclusive classroom that can engage the interests of an increasingly diverse student population.

Send cover letter, JU faculty application (,  curriculum vitae, transcripts, three letters of recommendation, a brief description of research plans and accomplishments, and a summary of teaching philosophy to the Chemistry Search Committee

Chair, Dept. of Chemistry
Jacksonville University
2800 University Blvd. N.
Jacksonville, FL, 32211

Review of applications will begin immediately until the position is filled. Jacksonville University, an Equal Opportunity Employer, believes students learn best in a diverse, inclusive community and is therefore committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. We seek candidates who are committed to Jacksonville University’s efforts to create a climate that fosters the growth and development of a diverse student body, and we actively welcome applications from members of groups who are historically underrepresented in higher education.

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