The Department of Chemistry at Adelphi University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in organic chemistry beginning August 2017. A Ph.D. in chemistry is required, preferably with an emphasis in polymers; additional post-doctoral or industrial experience is also highly preferred. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in organic chemistry, special topics courses related to one’s field, and on occasion courses in general chemistry or physiological chemistry as needed. The candidate must also be committed to establishing a high-quality, externally-funded research program involving undergraduate students from diverse cultural backgrounds.
Applications must include a cover letter, a teaching philosophy, a statement of proposed research appropriate for undergraduates, CV, and undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable until hiring). Applicants must apply online at: http://www.adelphi.edu/positions/faculty and separately arrange for three letters of reference to be emailed to Dr. Justyna Widera-Kalinowska at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the Chemistry department, go to: http://chemistry.adelphi.edu.
Adelphi University is a private university located on Long Island, New York within easy commuting distance of Manhattan. Adelphi University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to building a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from women, under-represented groups, members of the LGBT community, people with disabilities and veterans.