Department: Physical & Environmental Sciences
Position No.: F00227
Employment Type: Faculty

Salary: $50,000.00 – 55,000.00. Commensurate with education and experience. Excellent health and retirement benefits package.

Application: Submit a cover letter, resume or CV, statement of research plans, statement of teaching philosophy and a copy of transcripts for all degrees completed (official transcripts will be required upon hire).

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

The Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, a tenure-track position, is responsible for teaching upper division biochemistry courses and other courses as assigned, such as organic chemistry lab and/or lower division lecture and lab courses. Development of a research program that includes undergraduate students is expected.

The standard teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester; some assigned courses may be taught on-line, hybrid, or via distance delivery modalities. Scholarship in the discipline, involvement with advising and service to the department and profession are expected.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.


PhD in Chemistry or a closely related discipline by summer 2018.
Enthusiasm for working with and an ability to inspire undergraduate students at all levels, and effective communication skills are required.

Postdoctoral teaching and research experience.

Colorado Mesa University is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and who have a demonstrated commitment to improving the levels of access and success for underrepresented students within higher education.

For Details and to Apply: https://coloradomesa.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=28

Colorado Mesa University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history. Applicant must be able to verify U.S. employment eligibility. Colorado Mesa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a culturally diverse faculty, staff and student body. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations may be made to allow individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the position.