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Analytical Chemistry Tenure-Track Position

The Department of Chemistry at Radford University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Analytical Chemistry at the Assistant Professor level. 

Applications are invited from candidates who demonstrate the potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and a commitment to research involving undergraduate students. Teaching responsibilities will include analytical chemistry lecture and laboratory courses and introductory chemistry courses. Teaching responsibilities could include environmental or forensic chemistry courses depending on the candidate’s area of expertise. Other duties will also include advising students, participating in Department, College and University service activities, and actively developing a funded research program involving undergraduate students.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry or a closely related field, have strong experimental skills using modern instrumentation with priority being given to candidates with previous experience with electrochemistry, spectroscopy, and chromatography (specifically GC-MS, and LC-MS) instrumentation.  Strong candidates will have prior teaching experience, evidence of successfully engaging students in the classroom, and a strategy for obtaining external funding to support research efforts.

The application package must include a statement of interest in the position, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation.  This position will remain posted until filled.  Send application materials to: Dr. H. Francis Webster, Department of Chemistry, Radford University, P.O. Box 6949, Radford, VA 24142.  Email: fwebster@radford.edu.

Radford University is an EO/AA employer committed to diversity.   All new hires to Radford University will be subject to E-Verify beginning June 1, 2011.  E-Verify is administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS-Verification Division and the Social Security Administration and allows participating employers to electronically verify employment eligibility.

 

Inorganic Chemistry Tenure-track Position

Radford University and the Department of Chemistry invites applications for one full-time, tenure-track faculty position in the area of Inorganic Chemistry at the rank of Assistant Professor.  

 

Successful candidates must demonstrate the potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and the commitment to research involving undergraduate students.  Teaching responsibilities will include developing an advanced inorganic lecture and laboratory course, teaching an introductory inorganic lecture course, and teaching introductory chemistry courses.  Other duties will include advising students, participating in Department, College, and University service activities, and actively developing a funded research program involving undergraduate students.

 

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry and have strong experimental skills utilizing modern inorganic techniques.  Strong candidates will have prior teaching experience, evidence of successfully engaging students in the classroom, and a strategy for obtaining external funding to support research efforts.

 

The application package must include a statement of interest in the position, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation.

This position will remain posted until filled.  Send application materials to:  Dr. Cindy Burkhardt, Department of Chemistry, Radford University, P.O. Box 6949, Radford, VA 24142.  Email: caburkha@radford.edu.

 

Radford University is an EO/AA employer committed to diversity.   All new hires to Radford University will be subject to E-Verify beginning June 1, 2011.  E-Verify is administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS-Verification Division and the Social Security Administration and allows participating employers to electronically verify employment eligibility.