Department

Faculty teaching position, non-tenure track

The Chemistry Department at Boston College invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position. The successful candidate is expected to be able to teach courses in introductory chemistry, especially General Chemistry, and to advise students who are interested in a career in the healthcare industry. Candidates who have demonstrated a strong commitment to increasing diversity in the sciences are sought as the position includes developing and teaching in the Gateway Scholars program that supports students of color and first-generation students through the foundational courses in Chemistry and Biology.

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. degree in chemistry.
  • Demonstrated ability to be an effective teacher.
  • Demonstrated commitment to increasing diversity in science.

Applicants must submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae and a statement of teaching philosophy via the online faculty application: apply.interfolio.com/37502. In the cover letter, the names of professional references should be specified, along with their contact information.

All application materials must be submitted electronically on or prior to December 1, 2016.


Boston College, a university of eight schools and colleges, is an equal opportunity employer and supports affirmative action.


Chemical Biology Faculty Position

The Chemistry Department of Boston College invites applications for a tenure-track position to be effective in the fall of 2017. Applicants will be evaluated based on their potential to establish a prominent and well-funded research program and to excel in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Successful applicants will join a department of approximately 120 doctoral students, 30 postdoctoral fellows, 200 undergraduate majors, and an internationally recognized faculty.

Assistant Professor in the area of Chemical Biology requires a Ph.D. in Chemistry or related areas; postdoctoral experience is desirable but not required. The candidate is expected to have published in top refereed journals and demonstrated the ability to perform outstanding independent research.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter (which includes the names of three references), a graphical executive summary of research plans (one page), curriculum vitae, a summary of research plans (eight pages maximum), a statement of teaching philosophy and arrange to have three letters of reference submitted via the online faculty application at: http://apply.interfolio.com/35768.

All application materials must be submitted electronically on or prior to November 5, 2016.



Boston College, a university of eight schools and colleges, is an equal opportunity employer and supports affirmative action.



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