Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Location
Duluth, Minnesota
Salary
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Posted
Dec 24, 2020
Ref
10602
Industry
Education
Role
Other
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary
The College of St. Scholastica invites applications for a chemistry faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 2021. The successful applicant will have an earned doctorate in chemistry or closely related field and will contribute to the general and/or organic chemistry sequences, our online MS program, and other courses as appropriate. Interest in teaching in our online MS Chemistry program is desirable. The individual hired will be expected to teach 24-contact hours/academic year, foster a culture of inclusion in the classroom, participate in faculty committee work, and contribute to the department. The department values diversity among its faculty and strongly encourages applications from women and underrepresented groups. This position is a 9-month, full-time, non-tenure track appointment, with the potential of conversion to tenure-track in the future. Applications received by January 31, 2021 will receive priority consideration.

Key Results/Responsibilities
- Teach general and/or organic chemistry lecture/lab and other courses as appropriate.
- Participate in the work of The College through faculty committees, governance and other opportunities.
- Contribute to and participate in fostering a culture of inclusion in support of College diversity goals.

Required Qualifications
- Ph. D. in chemistry, or a closely related field.
- Demonstrated commitment to working with diverse populations, cross-cultural communication, and multicultural competency.

Preferred Qualifications
-College teaching experience
-Experience with online pedagogy in science.
-Interest in teaching in an online MS program.
-Expertise or desire to contribute to the undergraduate research program in the department.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants should include the following documents:
1 .Cover Letter explaining your interest in the position and your qualifications
2. Resume/CV including the names and contact information (including email and phone number) for three (3) references who may be contacted as the hiring process proceeds,
3. Unofficial transcripts, and
4. A Statement of Teaching Philosophy that addresses your commitment to undergraduate teaching and strategies you plan to employ in your teaching to create an inclusive learning environment.

Department/Discipline
Chemistry

Pay Rate
Salary is commensurate with qualifications.

EEO Statement
The College of St. Scholastica is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty and staff. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law. To learn more about how St. Scholastica supports diversity and inclusion throughout the College, visit our Inclusive Excellence page.

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