Biochemistry: Term Faculty Position - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences at Quinnipiac University seeks applicants for a full-time term biochemistry faculty position beginning fall 2014.  The primary duty of term appointed faculty is teaching with limited scholarship and service expectations.  This appointment is for one year duration and may be renewed.  

Quinnipiac University is a thriving private university with 6,500 undergraduate and 2,300 graduate students, located in Hamden, Connecticut, approximately 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report and recently named one of the 2013 Great Colleges to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Quinnipiac offers 58 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate and professional programs, including those leading to degrees in both law and medicine. At the core of Quinnipiac is its commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; it is a spirited, welcoming campus.


Primary teaching responsibilities will be courses in biochemistry and may include other chemistry or science lecture and/or lab courses.    

Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

Qualifications for this position include a Ph.D. in biochemistry, medicinal chemistry, organic chemistry or a closely related field at the time of appointment.  Preference will be given to candidates with relevant college-level teaching experience.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching.


Application materials should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae. The names and contact information of three references must be submitted on the application. 

Applications will be reviewed as received and continue until the position is filled.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community. We welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity. Quinnipiac offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit program.

Job Code:  2013-1456

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter