Chemistry and Biochemistry - Tenure Track Assistant Professor

The Mund-Lagowski Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Bradley University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level beginning August 19, 2013. 

A Ph.D. in analytical chemistry or closely related field is required.  Teaching responsibilities will include general chemistry and introductory and upper-level analytical chemistry and associated laboratories. The position requires both a commitment to excellence in teaching and the establishment of an externally-funded research program that is predicated upon collaboration with our BS and MS students.  Start up funding is available. See http://www.bradley.edu/academic/departments/chemistry/ for details about the Department, including our current equipment holdings. 

Qualified applicants should submit a single PDF file containing: (1) a letter of application, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a statement of teaching philosophy, (4) a description of research plans (including start up costs)that also includes the roles played by student collaborators, (5) unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and (6) the names and addresses of three professional references to ChemistrySearch@bradley.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and will remain in consideration until the position is filled. 

Information about Peoria, IL, and the opportunities the region provides may be found at: http://www.bradley.edu/about/visiting/peoria/

Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Founded in 1897, Bradley University is a distinctive, medium-size, comprehensive private institution of higher learning. The University is located on an 85-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois. With approximately 5,000 undergraduates and 800 graduate students, Bradley offers the opportunities and choices of a larger university (with over 130 programs in five colleges, including the traditional liberal arts and sciences as well as programs in communications, business, engineering, education and the health sciences plus a graduate school) and the quality, personal attention and challenge of a small private college. With over 60,000 alumni, Bradley is rich in tradition and full of promise to become one of the nation’s best comprehensive universities. Visit  www.bradley.edu  to learn more about the University.

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty, and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.