Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemistry


The University of Mary in Bismarck, ND seeks qualified applicants for a full-time Professor of Chemistry at the Assistant or Associate rank (commensurate with experience and qualifications) beginning September 2022 or January 2023. The candidate will teach 12 credits each semester, with responsibilities in analytical, inorganic, and environmental chemistry. Opportunities for developing and teaching advanced courses in the applicant’s area(s) of interest/expertise are possible. A PhD in Chemistry with an emphasis in one of the areas listed above and demonstrated experience teaching at the college level are required; ability to contribute to expanding course offerings in biochemistry and/or medicinal chemistry is preferred.


Several initiatives are underway in the department, including:


• Implementation of student-centered, active learning methods across the curriculum involving undergraduate student learning assistants when appropriate


• Design of curriculum that integrates classroom and laboratory learning by making innovative use of available time and space


• Providing faculty-mentored summer research experiences (www.umary.edu/SURVE)


Candidates capable of contributing to one or more of these initiatives are especially encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


All faculty are expected to demonstrate a willingness to support and advance the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine Mission and Identity of the University of Mary (see https://www.umary.edu/about/mission-identity). All faculty are expected to participate in the on-going implementation of Ex Corde Ecclesiae, the apostolic constitution on Catholic colleges and universities, and to help foster a culture of ready and earnest hospitality in the School of Arts and Sciences and throughout the university in accord with Saint Benedict’s admonition that all be received as Christ.


The University of Mary is a private, Christian, Catholic, Benedictine university that welcomes students of all faiths and backgrounds. Infusing Benedictine values throughout the educational experience, Mary offers distinguished, professionally-focused academic programs enlivened by the liberal arts, global and civic service, robust internships, and mentoring by respected faculty. As one of the most affordable private universities in the nation, Mary offers exceptional educational value as well as outstanding scholarship and financial aid opportunities. The University of Mary is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.


For more information on the University of Mary, please watch a short video at: https://youtu.be/Go37Hy6QrVsvi and visit www.umary.edu.


To apply, upload the following materials: (1) a cover letter that addresses your interest in the position, and commitment to supporting the mission of the University of Mary, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, (4) a brief statement of research interests, specifying how undergraduates might be involved in future projects, (5) official or unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, and (6) arrange to have at least three references letters sent to: employment@umary.edu. Please mention Chemistry 2022 on the subject line of all email messages.


Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


Equal Opportunity Employer


To apply, visit: https://universityofmary.applytojob.com/apply/3BBOPYikWz/AssistantAssociate-Professor-Of-Chemistry