Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Westminster College invites applications for a full-time, tenure track Assistant Professor of Analytical Chemistry, beginning in August of 2019. Responsibilities include teaching General Chemistry and Analytical Chemistry, but may also include teaching chemistry for non-majors or a course in the area of the candidate's specialty. Broadly-trained applicants with specialties in Analytical Chemistry and/or Environmental Chemistry will be highly competitive. The teaching load is 12 contact hours per semester, with a typical load being two lectures and two labs. The successful candidate will work with dynamic and engaged colleagues to deliver high-quality courses.
ABD in Analytical Chemistry or a closely related field, at time of appointment, Ph.D. is preferred. Experience teaching undergraduates is also required.
1) a cover letter
2) curriculum vitae
3) statement of teaching philosophy at a liberal arts college
4) statement of research interests
5) unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts
6) names and contact information for three references.
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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Founded in 1851, Westminster College believes that every student has come into this world with a purpose. To not simply be — but to become the embodiment of everything extraordinary that lives inside of us. At Westminster College, we educate and inspire students to find the intensive focus and clarity to unleash the power in their purpose. Westminster is a private, selective, coeducational, residential undergraduate college located in Fulton, Missouri, a community of 13,000 residents (approximately 25 miles from both Columbia and Jefferson City, 100 miles from St. Louis and 150 miles from Kansas City). Inclusive and welcoming, Westminster has a vibrant student life, with an enrollment of approximately 1,000 students. Faculty and staff work together to help students succeed in their education and ultimately within their chosen careers and the diverse, global community we live in.
Honoring Sir Winston Churchill and the famous "Iron Curtain" speech which he delivered on campus in 1946, Westminster is home to the historic Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury and the National Churchill Museum. In recent years, U.S. Senator and 2016 candidate for U.S. President Bernie Sanders, former Presidents George Bush and Ronald Reagan, and world leaders Mikhail Gorbachev, Margaret Thatcher, and Lech Walesa have participated in the College's international lecture series. The monumental sculpture "Breakthrough," created from sections of the Berlin Wall, is also prominent on campus.
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