Chemistry - Biochemist Faculty - Houghton College in Houghton New York

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Houghton College

Houghton, New York 14744

United States


Detailed Job Description

Houghton College seeks a full-time, tenure-track, faculty appointment for Biochemistry in the Department of Chemistry at the assistant or associate level starting in the Fall semester of 2014. 

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to teach and lead curriculum development in Biochemistry and also teach a combination of introductory and upper-level lecture and laboratory courses in their area of chemical expertise.  Collaborative research with undergraduates is expected.  Start-up funds for research are available.

Requirements:  A PhD in chemistry or engineering is required.  Academic rank will be determined based on experience.  Candidates with interests in bio-medical or bio-molecular engineering or bio-physical chemistry will be given preference.  A commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, a mature Christian faith, strong communication skills, and an ability to mentor students are important qualities for this position.

Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

For more information about Houghton College or to apply for this position, visit  Submit completed application; letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and full contact information for at least three professional references to

Specific questions about this position should be directed to Keith Horn, PhD, Dean of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at

Keyword Phrases

  • Christian
  • Chemistry
  • Bio-Physical Chemistry
  • Bio-Medical Engineering
  • Bio-Molecular Engineering
  • Engineering
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter