Location: Framingham, MA Category: Faculty Posted On: Thu Jul 21 2016 Job Description:
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Department of Chemistry and Food Science at Framingham State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Analytical or Physical Chemistry. The Department offers ACS certified degrees in chemistry and biochemistry as well as an IFT-modeled food science curriculum. The position will commence on September 1, 2017.
The department seeks enthusiastic candidates who are expected to have a Ph.D. in either analytical or physical chemistry or a closely related field by August 2017. Research and/or teaching experience beyond the earned doctoral degree are strongly preferred. The primary responsibilities of the successful candidate will be to teach first year general chemistry for science majors including lecture and laboratory, develop an active research program involving undergraduate students, and serve as an academic advisor. Additional duties may include help with maintaining departmental instrumentation and teaching upper level lectures and/or laboratory courses in the candidate's area of expertise. The department is equipped with state-of-the-art instrumentation; more information can be found on the department website.
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