Date Posted: Dec 3, 2018
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
- Benedictine College
- Location: Atchison, KS
- Job Number: 7054609
- Posting Date: Dec 3, 2018
- Application Deadline:
Open Until Filled
Benedictine College Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in inorganic chemistry with emphasis on biochemistry/bioinorganic chemistry. Candidates are expected to teach inorganic and general chemistry lectures and lab, possibly an upper level bioinorganic course and conduct undergraduate research in their area of specialization. A Ph.D. is required, and postdoctoral experience is preferred. This position is expected to start on August 15, 2019. Interested Qualified Candidates should submit an online application including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a teaching philosophy, a research plan for undergraduate research, and contact information for 3 references to firstname.lastname@example.org . Review of applications will begin January 31 and continue until the position is filled.
Benedictine College is proud to be ranked #13 in Regional Colleges-Midwest by the U.S. News and World Report as well as one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide. The ACS-accredited Benedictine College Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is located in the newly-renovated Westerman Hall, touted as the finest STEM building of any small college in the United States.
Benedictine College is situated in picturesque Atchison, KS on the bluffs above the Missouri River. Atchison is within an hour of major cities such as Kansas City, Saint Joseph, Lawrence and Topeka as well as 35 minutes from the Kansas City International Airport.
Benedictine College, which has a full-time undergraduate enrollment of approximately 1800 students, is a mission-centered academic community. Its mission as a Catholic, Benedictine, liberal arts, and residential college is the education of men and women within a community of faith and scholarship. Benedictine College provides a liberal arts education by means through academic programs based on a core of studies in the arts and sciences. In addition, the college provides education for careers through both professional courses of study and major programs in the liberal arts and sciences. As an essential element of its mission, Benedictine College fosters scholarship, independent research and performance in its students and faculty as a means of participating in and contributing to the broader world of learning.