Faculty Position (exempt)
Position TitleAssistant Professor
Basic FunctionThe Department of Chemistry at California Lutheran University invites applications for a tenure track appointment at the assistant professor level in organic chemistry to begin Fall 2013. Individuals with research interests at the interface between biology and chemistry are especially invited to apply.
Education and ExperienceCandidates must possess a Ph.D. in chemistry, and must be committed to excellence in teaching and in developing an active research program that involves undergraduates. Prior experience in teaching and post-doctoral research are desirable. The successful candidate will teach lecture and laboratory courses in organic chemistry, specialized courses in areas of interest, and possibly general chemistry.
EnvironmentCLU is an accredited, private, comprehensive university located midway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. Additional information may be found at www.callutheran.edu. California Lutheran University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The university encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of CLU to apply.
Application ProcedurePlease submit application materials electronically to: Dr. Kristine Butcher, Search Committee Chair c/o Vicki Wright firstname.lastname@example.org. The application should consist of a letter of application (found online at , CV, statements of teaching philosophy and of research plans, and three confidential letters of recommendation: Review of applications will begin October 15, 2012 and will continue until finalists are identified.
California Lutheran University is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process can be provided to individuals with qualifying disabilities. Please contact the Human Resources Department for further information or to request an accommodation.