Department of Chemistry



Assistant Professor Position-Colgate University

Colgate University seeks to fill an assistant professor position in the 
area of biochemistry beginning in Fall 2017. PhD required. The duties 
include teaching general chemistry and the appropriate upper-level 
biochemistry courses and associated laboratories, as well as directing 
an active undergraduate research program. The successful candidate will 
also be expected to participate in university-wide programs, including 
the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum. The Department offers strong BA 
programs in Chemistry and Biochemistry and has excellent facilities for 
biochemistry research, including a dual beam x-ray diffractometer. One 
year of research is required of all senior majors. Student participation 
in faculty research programs is strongly encouraged and supported, 
during both the academic year and summer. New faculty members receive 
generous start-up support, and student stipends for summer research are 
available. Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse 
perspectives and identities. Candidates should describe in their 
application materials their approach to teaching, scholarship, and/or 
outreach in a diverse and inclusive educational environment. Evaluation 
of the applications will begin October 14 and will continue until the 
position is filled. For more information about the department, please 
browse our web site at Colgate 
University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 
Developing and sustaining a diverse faculty, staff, and student body 
further the University’s educational mission. Colgate is a highly 
selective undergraduate liberal arts college in the beautiful Chenango 
Valley of central New York. To apply, candidates should submit a 
curriculum vitae, a description of teaching and research interests, and 
three letters of recommendation through