Tenure-track Position in Organic Chemistry
WESTMONT COLLEGE, a top-tier national liberal arts college, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Organic Chemistry. The candidate must have a Ph.D. in organic chemistry and a genuine desire to teach chemistry at the undergraduate level, to direct undergraduate research, and to pursue extramural funding. Postdoctoral experience preferred.
As a college rooted in the worldwide, evangelical Protestant Christian tradition, we are seeking candidates personally committed to this faith tradition. Applications from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged.
The chemistry department at Westmont College combines a rigorous academic program with the advantage of close faculty student interaction. We feature small classes, academic rigor, diverse degree tracks, modern facilities, a focus on undergraduate research, and an emphasis on the integration of science with Christian faith. Our students are routinely admitted to top graduate and professional programs.
Our laboratories are well equipped with high-quality instrumentation including 400 MHz NMR, FTIR, GC, GC/mass spec, HPLC, and a solvent purification system.
Submit a CV, a description of research plans, three letters of recommendation, and the full-time faculty application to Dr. Michael Everest, Chair, Department of Chemistry, Westmont College, 955 La Paz Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Review of applications begins in September and will continue until the position is filled.