Faculty Vacancies

Vacancy - Assistant Professor in Biochemistry

(Recruitment Number 1520817)

Washburn University invites applications for a full-time, 9 month, tenure-track ASSISTANT PROFESSOR in Biochemistry beginning August 2018.  The successful candidate will be committed to providing quality undergraduate education.

Required: Ph.D. or ABD in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field. Preferred qualifications include undergraduate teaching experience and a research program that involves undergraduates. 

Responsibilities: teaching general chemistry and biochemistry lectures/labs; research; professional service. 

For more information about this position, the WU community, and the ACS certified chemistry department, visit:  http://www.washburn.edu/chemistry. Send a letter of application, vitae, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of personal teaching philosophy, an outline of research plans – especially those that would involve undergraduates, and the names and contact information of three professional references to amy.zook@washburn.edu or Amy Zook, Washburn University, 1700 College Ave., Topeka, KS 66621. Application review will begin October 3, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire. Washburn University is an EOE.  To enrich education through diversity, candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.