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[C18-011] - Chemistry & Biochemistry Department: Assistant/Associate Professor

Position Information

Category:
Instructional Faculty

Deadline:
2017-10-27

Contact Person:
Dr. Guy Crundwell
Email: crundwellg@ccsu.edu
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Job Description

Central Connecticut State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in chemistry, biochemistry, and toxicology and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Pharmacology
  • Ability to teach undergraduate biochemistry lecture and lab courses
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Evidence of scholarly activity including but not limited to presentations at local and national meetings & publications in peer reviewed scientific journals
  • Experience teaching and mentoring undergraduate students
  • A proposed research program appropriate for our students and facilities that complements current faculty expertise.

The University: CCSU is one of four universities in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. Our motto welcomes everyone to “See Yourself @ CCSU”. CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates with a richly diverse population: more than 30 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage. Visit our web site at http://www.ccsu.edu/.

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford. New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Art and offers a range of cultural opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, two theatres, and an extensive park system. The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.

Application and Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by 5:00 PM, October 27, 2017. Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. To begin the application process, click on the Apply Now button and electronically submit the following:

  • Letter of interest addressing all the qualifications for the position
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Names of three current professional references with mail and email addresses and telephone numbers
  • Proposal of research suitable for undergraduate involvement.

Please redact any personally identifiable information (i.e., SSN, DOB, marital status) from any documents submitted. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Emailed or mailed copies will not be accepted.

For more information contact Dr. Guy Crundwell at crundwellg@ccsu.edu.

Central Connecticut State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer