The Department of Chemistry, Physics and Engineering at Cameron University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position for the academic year 2018-2019 beginning in August 2018. The Department has 10 full time faculty members and offers programs leading to BS degrees in Chemistry (including ACS Certified), and Physics, and an AAS in Engineering. The successful candidate will be expected to teach general chemistry, physical chemistry, and freshman physics in support of our programs and to teach other courses in the department as appropriate given the experience and educational background of the candidate.
SUPERVISION: The position will report to the chairperson of the Department of Chemistry, Physics and Engineering.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: PhD in Chemistry specializing in physical chemistry from a regionally accredited university. Applicants with ABD may apply but if hired they will begin at the instructor level if the doctoral degree is not placed on transcript prior to August.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants with demonstrated excellence in teaching chemistry in the past two years at the undergraduate level will receive preference.
SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience.
INSTITUTION: Cameron University (www.cameron.edu) is a state-supported regional institution located in Lawton, Oklahoma, that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. Dedicated to excellence, the university provides a wide range of economic, cultural, and educational opportunities for the betterment of all citizens. Master’s-level graduate degrees are offered in business, behavioral sciences and education; baccalaureate programs are offered in more than forty disciplines, and associate degrees are offered in many other studies. The close proximity of Fort Sill contributes to an area rich in cultural diversity and provides the opportunity for many cooperative efforts. The combined community of Lawton/Fort Sill has a population of more than 100,000 and is located adjacent to the picturesque Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge. A copy of the University’s Annual Security Report, listing crime statistics and university policies, is available by contacting the Office of Public Safety or by accessing the report online at www.cameron.edu/ops.
APPLYING: Attachments should include a cover letter indicating experience applicable to position, resume, transcripts (unofficial are acceptable at this point), names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references.
DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, only candidates whose applications are received by May 25, 2018 are assured of receiving full consideration