Assistant Professor (Biochemistry) - Hamilton, NY

Location
Hamilton, NY
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Aug 10, 2016
Closes
Oct 05, 2016
Result Type
Jobs
Position Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Professor (Biochemistry)

Colgate University seeks to fill an assistant professor position in the area of biochemistry beginning in Fall 2017. PhD required. The duties include teaching general chemistry and the appropriate upper-level biochemistry courses and associated laboratories, as well as directing an active undergraduate research program. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in university-wide programs, including the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum. 

The Department offers strong BA programs in Chemistry and Biochemistry and has excellent facilities for biochemistry research, including a dual beam x-ray diffractometer. One year of research is required of all senior majors. Student participation in faculty research programs is strongly encouraged and supported, during both the academic year and summer. 

New faculty members receive generous start-up support, and student stipends for summer research are available. Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities. Candidates should describe in their application materials their approach to teaching, scholarship, and/or outreach in a diverse and inclusive educational environment.  

Evaluation of the applications will begin October 14 and will continue until the position is filled. 

For more information about the department, please browse our web site at http://departments.colgate.edu/chemistry

Colgate University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Developing and sustaining a diverse faculty, staff, and student body further the University‚Äôs educational mission. 

Colgate is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college in the beautiful Chenango Valley of central New York. 

To apply, candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a description of teaching and research interests, and three letters of recommendation by clicking on the 'Apply' button.