Overview

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is currently seeking a Full-Time Faculty, for a 9-month, tenure-track, Assistant Professor in the areas of organic, inorganic, or physical chemistry position starting August 2018. For more information about the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, please visit http://www.duq.edu/bsnes

The successful candidate must have earned a Ph.D. and have post-doctoral experience. Candidates who show exceptional promise in research and teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels are encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region’s HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).

We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty and staff job applications electronically. The successful candidate will submit a letter of intent that addresses the reasons for the application to the position, a personal philosophy of teaching containing your vision of the teacher-scholar model, a completed curriculum vitae (CV), proposed research projects, and submit three references complete with telephone and email contact information to http://apply.interfolio.com/43428.

While the position will remain open until filled, priority will be given to applications submitted by October 1, 2017. For more information, contact us through chemistry@duq.edu.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.