Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Barry University

Miami Shores, Fl, FL, United States


The Department of Physical Sciences at Barry University in Miami Shores, Florida invites applications for a full-time, continuing track position of Assistant Professor in the field of Chemistry, with preferred expertise in biochemistry, beginning in August 2020. The Department offers the BS degree in Chemistry and a specialization in Biochemistry. This full-time Assistant Professor of Chemistry teaches undergraduate courses; provides academic advising and mentoring to undergraduate students, including supervision of undergraduate research; contributes to departmental, college, university, community and professional service; and engages in sustained scholarship.

Essential Functions

  • Teach courses and develop curriculum in biochemistry and organic chemistry and other courses needed by the program, including general chemistry.
  • Mentor undergraduate students in biochemistry research projects
  • Engage in undergraduate academic advising
  • Participate in departmental, university, community and professional service
  • Engage in sustained scholarship
  • Experience with developing and teaching distance courses is welcomed.


  • The position requires a PhD in Chemistry, or closely related field.
  • Applicants should submit 1) a cover letter; 2) a statement of teaching philosophy (1) page limit; 3) a description of research plans (3) page limit, 4) a curriculum vitae; 5) an unofficial transcript; and, 6) letters of reference from three recommenders.
  • Review of applications will begin January 8, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.