Washburn University invites applications for a full-time, 9 month, tenure-track ASSISTANT PROFESSOR in Biochemistry beginning August 2018. The successful candidate will be committed to providing quality undergraduate education. Required: Ph.D. or ABD in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field. Preferred qualifications include undergraduate teaching experience and a research program that involves undergraduates.

Responsibilities: teaching general chemistry and biochemistry lectures/labs; research; professional service. For more information about this position, the WU community, and the ACS certified chemistry department, visit: http://www.washburn.edu/chemistry.

Send a letter of application, vitae, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of personal teaching philosophy, an outline of research plans – especially those that would involve undergraduates, and the names and contact information of three professional references to amy.zook@washburn.edu or Amy Zook, Washburn University, 1700 College Ave., Topeka, KS 66621. Application review will continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire. Washburn University is an EOE. To enrich education through diversity, candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.