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Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry


Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania - Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry - AA#52-7-084:

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level (AA#52-7-084), in an ACS-approved and ASBMB-accredited program, to begin fall 2018. Candidates must have a Ph.D., or be ABD, in Chemistry with expertise in analytical chemistry. Candidates must: 1) have a strong interest and demonstrated proficiency in teaching analytical chemistry, instrumental analysis, and introductory chemistry courses to undergraduate science majors and non-majors; 2) demonstrate an ability and interest in developing an active research program in analytical chemistry that involves undergraduate students and complements the existing research within the department; and 3) demonstrate a commitment to the recruitment, retention, and advisement of undergraduate students; 4) have an interest in the acquisition, development, and/or maintenance of department instrumentation. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations is preferred. Send a cover letter, vitae, copies of transcripts, statement outlining teaching philosophy, statement outlining research plans, and three confidential letters of recommendation to: Dr. Michael G. Borland, Chair of Search & Screen Committee, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, AA#52-7-084 Bloomsburg University of PA, 237 Hartline Science Center, 400 E. 2nd Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815. Application materials can alternatively be emailed to For full consideration, applications must be received by October 2, 2017. The position will remain open until filled.

For more information about the department and available instrumentation (including a Bruker 400 NMR), visit Finalists for the position must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process and teaching demonstration, as judged by the department faculty. A majority of the regular, full-time department faculty must recommend the hiring. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO employer. Bloomsburg University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, or veteran status in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and criminal background check. Completion of this search is contingent on continued funding.