Visiting Professor Position in Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry at Carthage College invites applications for a full-time one-year appointment starting August 2021. The candidate must be able to teach general and physical chemistry. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Chemistry and a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching and supporting a diverse student population.
The Chemistry Department is ACS certified and has recently moved into a newly renovated science center. Our equipment includes a 400-MHz NMR, GC-MS, HPLC, GC, FTIR, MP-AES, and UV/VIS. The Carthage faculty is firmly committed to the liberal arts tradition and interdisciplinary work. A demonstration of teaching ability will be required at the final interview. More information about the Department may be found at http://www.carthage.edu/chemistry/ .
Applicants should send a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and provide names and contact information for three professional references. Please send the application packet in pdf format to
For best consideration, applications should be received by April 16th, 2021.
Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan, is home to 150 scholars, 2500 full-time students, and 900 part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students with foundational knowledge and skill, preparing graduates to be lifelong learners, and to lead meaningful, productive lives.
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community. We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation,national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability