Job Posting: Assistant Professor, Organic Chemistry, Central College

Kate Stuart
August 25, 2014

The Department of Chemistry at North Central College invites applications for a new tenure-track position in Organic Chemistry at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning September 1, 2015. A Ph.D. in chemistry is required; postdoctoral experience is preferred. Candidates are expected to teach a range of courses from general education to senior level and to develop an active undergraduate research program. Applicants should exhibit strong potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and mentoring.

North Central College, founded in 1861, is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts college of 3000 students, located in Naperville, 28 miles west of Chicago, with convenient Metra train access to Chicago. Naperville has been ranked as one of Money magazine’s “Best Places to Live.” For more information about the ACS-approved Department of Chemistry and the College at large, visit

Applicants should submit a letter of application, vitae, graduate transcript, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests and plans, and three letters of recommendation in an electronic format to Cheryl Horton at There is no cost for the Interfolio service. Review of applications will begin October 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. For further information, please email Dr. Paul Brandt, Chair, Department of Chemistry, Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply. EOE.