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Bayer School Job Postings

We welcome you to apply for the following faculty appointments


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Department of Chemistry

REPOST: January 7, 2016

To Apply: apply.interfolio.com/30328

The Department of Chemistry at Duquesne University invites applications from outstanding individuals for a tenure-track Assistant Professor 9-month position in the area of organic chemistry to begin in the Fall of 2016.

Duquesne's Chemistry and Biochemistry Department combines world-class research with the intimacy and attention of a small liberal arts college. For students, this means unequaled access to a faculty renowned for ground-breaking, interdisciplinary research and scholarship, working on real-life problems. Our commitment to Duquesne's Teacher-Scholar Model also means that our faculty brings their newly-minted knowledge straight from the lab to the graduate or undergraduate classroom and constantly strives to develop and disseminate fresh ways to bring new ideas and skills to our students. Our distinctive departmental culture and close partnership with Duquesne's Center for Teaching Excellence makes us better teachers and helps our students polish their communication and teaching skills.

Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. For more information about Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, please visit: http://www.duq.edu/academics/schools/natural-and-environmental-sciences.

The successful candidate must have earned a PhD, and preferably have post-doctoral experience. Candidates with research interests that complement existing research on campus and who show exceptional promise in research and teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels are encouraged to apply.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit your curriculum vitae, a description of proposed research projects, a plan on how to implement the teacher-scholar model, and contact information for three confidential references to: http://apply.interfolio.com/30328. While the position will remain open until filled, priority will be given to applications submitted by February 15, 2016. For more information please contact: Dr. Jeffrey D. Evanseck (evanseck@duq.edu) or (412) 396-6337.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ANALYTICAL FACILITIES MANAGER

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Job Posting Date:  September 29, 2015

To Apply:  apply.interfolio.com/32060

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Duquesne University invites applications for a full time, non-tenure-track position as Analytical Facilities Manager. The appointment will be for one (1) year, with possibility for renewal.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Supervision, maintenance, training, and use of equipment in the Duquesne Center of Excellence in Mass Spectrometry
  • Manages the department's other research and teaching resources, including FT-IR, UV-Vis, X-ray diffraction and scanning electron microscopy instruments
  • Perform method development in mass spectrometry related to a limited amount of contract work

Preferred Requirements:

  • A Ph.D. in Chemistry
  • Experience with operating and maintaining instrumentation, especially mass spectrometry equipment
  • Applicants having a MS degree in Chemistry and significant experience with instrumentation may also be considered

Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community. As a charter member of the Ohio, Western PA and West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples. Motivated by its Catholic and Spiritan identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer. Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students - through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all job applications electronically. Please submit a cover letter describing your experience, a resume/curriculum vitae, and contact information for three confidential references to: http://apply.interfolio.com/32060. While the position will remain open until filled, priority will be given to applications submitted by October 31, 2015. For more information please contact: Dr. Michael J Van Stipdonk at vanstipdonkm@duq.edu or 412.396.4923.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.