Assistant Professor Chemistry - Fall 2023
College of Humanities and Sciences
Position Available Date:
The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor's College of Humanities and
Sciences is seeking a tenure-track faculty position in Chemistry
beginning in late July of 2023 with initial appointment at the rank
of Assistant Professor. UMHB seeks faculty who are active
Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare students for
leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global
The Chemistry program offers Bachelor of Science degrees in
Chemistry, Chemistry with Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
emphasis, Chemistry with pre-health professions emphasis., and
Chemistry with Teacher Certification. The Department also provides
instructional support to other degree programs and contributes to
the Core curriculum. Our professors are committed to helping
students develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills,
maintaining significant student-faculty interactions and providing
professional development opportunities. Our distinctive learning
experiences include student clubs affiliated with the American
Chemical Society and Chemistry Honor Society, and chemical research
funded by the Departmental Research Grant of The Welch
UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 22,000
in the heart of central Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5 miles),
Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130 miles) and
Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant cultural
and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are
hallmarks of the local community.
Activities required of all faculty include exemplary teaching,
curriculum development, student recruitment and advising;
professional attainment; and service to department, college,
university, and the community.
Teach undergraduate upper-level courses in biochemistry lecture and
laboratory, general chemistry lecture and laboratory, and
introductory non-majors lectures and laboratories. Teaching load is
typically 12 hours per semester.
Salaries and Benefits:
- A Doctorate in Chemistry (or related disciplines) is required.
Candidates with a degree or specialization in Biochemistry are
preferred. ABD will be considered. Tenure-track status requires
terminal degree in hand.
- Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to
professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are
- Must be an active and committed Christian.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits
including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match
and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.
Position will remain open until filled.
Please click the “Apply Now” link to apply for this position.
Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and evidence
of quality teaching performance with your online application.
Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB's
mission and values, found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission.
In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own
Christian beliefs and commitments.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
position is filled.
For information regarding employment at the University of
Mary Hardin-Baylor, please visit our Careers Site.
To apply, visit https://umhb.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2zc18oocsxp