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Ave Maria University

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

The Department of Chemistry and Physics at Ave Maria University invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Biochemistry position beginning in the Fall of 2021.  A Ph. D. or doctoral equivalent in Chemistry or Biochemistry is preferred, although candidates that are ABD will also be considered. The successful applicant will primarily be expected to teach upper-division courses in Biochemistry and introductory courses in Chemistry and may also teach introductory Biology or Cell and Molecular Biology courses as needed in conjunction with the Department of Biology. Successful candidates will demonstrate excellence in teaching and scholarship and are expected to engage in an active research program involving undergraduate students.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a research summary including how that research would involve student participation, unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate school transcripts, and a statement relating the University’s Catholic mission as expressed in Ex Corde Ecclesiae (http://w2.vatican.va/content/john-paul-ii/en/apost_constitutions/documents/hf_jp-ii_apc_15081990_ex-corde-ecclesiae.html) to their philosophy of teaching.  Candidates should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted in support of their application upon request. Incomplete applications missing any components, especially the Ex Corde Ecclesiae statement, will not be considered.

Questions should be directed to Dr. Stephen Thong, Assistant Professor and Chair, Department of Chemistry and Physics, stephen.thong@avemaria.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Ave Maria University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Ave Maria University provides an excellent benefit package to full time faculty and staff.  Ave Maria University is a Catholic, liberal arts institution of higher learning dedicated to the formation of joyful, intentional disciples of Jesus Christ through Word and Sacrament, scholarship and service.

TO APPLY: Online applications are required at AMU’s Talent Management portal.  Have all requested application materials prepared and ready to upload at initial log in.

  Copy and paste the URL below to your web browser:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=70cb71c1-96f8-4956-8cce-ce625b0b2943&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=401488&source=CC2&lang=en_US

Only candidates with authorization to reside and work in the United States will be considered.

 

About Ave Maria University

Ave Maria University is a Catholic, liberal arts institution of higher learning devoted to Mary the Mother of God, inspired by St. John Paul II and Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, and dedicated to the formation of joyful, intentional disciples of Jesus Christ through Word and Sacrament, scholarship and service.”