Doane University, a liberal arts university in Crete, Nebraska,
invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of
Chemistry and Biochemistry with expertise in Biochemistry and
Organic chemistry to start August 2022. Teaching is 24 credit-hours
over the two-semester, 9-month academic year.
- A Ph.D. is preferred.
- ABDs will be considered, as will candidates with Master's
degrees and significant professional experience.
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate Biochemistry I
and II and Organic Chemistry I and II; all courses include
in-person laboratory instruction. There will be opportunities for
intradepartmental and interdepartmental collaboration for teaching
and/or research. The Chemistry and Biochemistry department offers a
wide range of modern instrumentation, including a 400 MHz NMR,
FTIR, GC-MS and HPLC. The ideal candidate will have the skills to
communicate well with faculty and students and must demonstrate a
commitment to teaching in an undergraduate liberal arts
setting. Doane University supports experimental, inclusive,
and active-learning pedagogies. Candidates with prior teaching
experience in biochemistry and/or organic chemistry are
Doane University actively works to create and sustain a
welcoming learning community for all members to fulfill their
potential, feel valued, and make meaningful contributions to the
university. Doane University is an equal opportunity employer and
seeks candidates who reflect the diversity of our society. In
accordance with USCIS regulations, successful applicants must be
legally able to accept work in the United States. Doane is unable
to sponsor applicants for work visas.
Apply at https://www.doane.edu/jobs with a
cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy,
contact information for three references, and PDFs of transcripts
of all graduate work (copies accepted at this stage). Official
transcript of terminal degree or degree in progress will be
required as a condition for employment. Review of applications will
begin on June 15, for an August 2022 start date.