The Chemistry Department invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin as early as August 2021. The search is open to all areas of chemistry. The successful applicant must be deeply committed to teaching at the undergraduate level and will be expected to teach general chemistry in the institution’s core curriculum and upper-level chemistry courses in our ACS-certified chemistry major program. The department is especially interested in applicants who will be exemplary mentors and role models to our highly diverse student population; recently the chemistry major has been attracting a growing number of students underrepresented in STEM. In addition to teaching, the candidate will be expected to develop and maintain a vigorous research program that involves undergraduate researchers. Candidates who can take advantage of institutional and departmental resources such as support to conduct chemistry education research projects and access to DoD High Performance Computing Centers, an X-ray diffractometer, a high-field NMR, a MALDI-TOF mass spectrometer, a confocal Raman spectrometer, a confocal fluorescence microscope, an AFM, and a scanning electron microscope are strongly encouraged to apply.
This is a full-time, 10-month federal excepted service position with a three year initial academic appointment. Salary for this position will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
As the undergraduate college of our country’s naval service, the Naval Academy prepares young men and women to become professional officers of competence, character, and compassion in the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. Naval Academy students are midshipmen on active duty in the U.S. Navy. They attend the Academy for four years, graduating with Bachelor of Science degrees and then commissioning as Ensigns in the Navy or Second Lieutenants in the Marine Corps.The Naval Academy's active duty workforce is supplemented by Department of the Navy civilians who also serve our nation – as professors, coaches, instructors, information technology professionals, finance specialists, administrators, and other support roles typically found at a college or university. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to the moral, mental, and physical development of midshipmen and we seek higher education professionals who can model the Navy's core values of honor, courage, and commitment.
Civilian employees enjoy the intrinsic rewards which result from being a part of the mission of the Naval Academy, along with other benefits associated with Federal employment. We invite applications from all segments of so...ciety to provide the Brigade of Midshipmen with the best educational experience possible and to graduate leaders to serve our nation.