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Assistant Professor of Chemistry

School of Mathematics and Sciences

Reinhardt University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Chemistry. The position is a 9-month, tenure-track position and will start August 13, 2018.  Primary duties include teaching 15 contact hours per term, advising students, serving on faculty standing committees, University committees, and ad hoc task forces, working collegially with colleagues to develop academic curricula and enrichment activities, conducting research, exhibiting creative work or giving performances, and assisting with academic program assessment, among other duties.


By the date of the hire the candidate must have earned at least a master’s degree in Chemistry from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning, with at least 18 graduate credit hours in organic and inorganic chemistry.  A doctorate in Chemistry is preferred. Candidates should show a record of successful experience teaching, advising, and contributing to knowledge in one’s academic discipline.

The University seeks an engaging teacher, service-leader, and effective scholar who will actively contribute to a stimulating educational environment where students have an opportunity to grow and learn in challenging academic programs.

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Ideal Candidate Will Demonstrate:


Please send letter of application, resume, and contacts for three professional references via email to: with subject line "RU Faculty Position: Assistant Professor of Chemistry,” or via U.S. Mail to:

Reinhardt University
Office of Human Resources
Attn: RU Faculty Position
7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA 30183

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To guarantee consideration, application materials must be email stamped or postmarked by March 1, 2018.

Founded in 1883, Reinhardt University is focused on shaping lives and building futures. As a private comprehensive university grounded in the liberal arts and affiliated with the United Methodist Church, Reinhardt offers 43 graduate and undergraduate programs, ranging from biology, business and education to music, theatre, and creative writing. Reinhardt is located in Waleska, Georgia, 45 miles north of mid-town Atlanta.

Reinhardt University is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/M/V/H/V).

Reinhardt University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC) to award associates, baccalaureate and master's degree programs. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Reinhardt University.