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Assistant Professor in Residence, Organic Chemistry

Bradley University

Bradley University

Peoria, IL, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

The Mund-Lagowski Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Bradley University is seeking an individual with a strong commitment to excellence in teaching for a full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position to begin August 12, 2024. The position may be renewed on a yearly basis. A M.S. or Ph.D. (ABD accepted) in organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry, or closely-related field is required, with rank dependent on credentials. Teaching responsibilities will include general and organic chemistry courses and labs. Some evening laboratory instruction will be required. Successful candidates must be able to clearly communicate chemistry concepts, maintain good chemical hygiene and safety in a laboratory setting, supervise student teaching assistants, and be willing to engage in on-line instruction. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate teaching for a diverse student population, emphasizing active learning and personalized attention in a liberal arts and sciences setting. For information about the department please visit https://www.bradley.edu/academic/departments/chm.

Qualified candidates should submit the following documents in a single PDF file at the time of application:

(1) letter of application

(2) curriculum vitae

(3) statement of teaching philosophy

(4) a brief statement describing how the candidate will contribute to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion

(5) unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts

(6) names and contact information of three professional references

For priority consideration, all application materials must be received by July 5th, 2024; however, review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a criminal background check. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Bradley University is a top-ranked, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering nearly 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students’ opportunities, choices, and resources to build their futures. Innovation, action, and collaboration drive Bradley students to generate ideas and create solutions that remake the world around them. Our comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs includes business, communications, education, engineering, fine arts, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, and technology.

Bradley University offers a competitive benefits package including health, dental, vision, life and disability coverages, FSA, HSA, and retirement plan options. Bradley also offers significant higher education cost savings for employees and dependents through the Tuition Remission program.

Bradley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.